Design Patterns in Ruby

July 7, 2011

I have recently been wearing the Software Architect hat more often and so decided to pick up my trusted Design Patterns in Ruby book. I reread it and these are my takeaways:

Page 15 of the book lists the 14 patterns and gives a concise overview of when to use which pattern.
Here are my personal "definitions" to help me remember the patterns:

All Ruby programmers should read Design Patterns in Ruby before they start building software with some level of complexity. Also, everybody who wants to understand why Rails is built like it is, or wants to extend/contribute to Rails, read this book!

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