Trying Ruby online

Being simply too lazy to install the interpreter and opening an editor is no excuse anymore. On you can now try Ruby in an interactive online tutorial that guides you through some of features of this language starting with some basic string manipulation (like reversing a string), over list generation and manipulation (sorting). Currently the tutorial closes with a short introduction in blocks and hashes but to quote the author…

Well, this is as far as the tutorial goes for now. Indeed, I'm only halfway done. Come back in a few days and I will have more, surely.

try ruby! (in your browser)