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From: cfullerton at fullertoninfosec.com (Chuck Fullerton)
Date: Tue, 2 Aug 2005 12:25:32 -0400

Can anyone recommend some good books on Ruby and how to program in her?  ;-)

Chuckf 

-----Original Message-----
From: thief at jethro.hick.org [mailto:thief at jethro.hick.org] 
Sent: Tuesday, August 02, 2005 9:50 AM
To: Sebastiaan Veenstra
Cc: framework at metasploit.com
Subject: Re: [framework] msfcli loop string

Maybe its because people keep ripping the MSF code instead of contributing
code back to the framework ...

No, i believe the real reason is purely practical. Ruby has the flexibile
and extensible OO language features that Perl cant offer. And with the low
number of contributing users, the move from Perl to Ruby won't affect the
development progress much.

If you were in Vegas this week, you would have seen skape and spoonm demo
some of the new functionality in msf3. I suggest you check out the slides on
the msf website when they're posted.

-thief

On Tue, 2 Aug 2005, Sebastiaan Veenstra wrote:

Hi,

I'm currently working on some kind of penetration framework. So far, 
I've implemented the program in Perl. But recently I noticed the new 
metasploit version will be implemented in Ruby instead of Perl. Can 
someone tell me why this switch of language will be taken?

With kind regards,

Sebastiaan





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