Would it be possible to have a few patches applied before freeze [if
possible]-I know I would use them [for being able to run racc against
the original method definitions, etc.] :)

http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/ruby-core/12598

and/or

http://groups.google.com/group/ruby-core-google/browse_thread/thread/932c0ea1078e294a

I'd be happy to submit a more formal patch for them, as well, if desired.

Thanks!
-=R