Issue #7757 has been updated by marcandre (Marc-Andre Lafortune).

Status changed from Open to Closed

Dupe, see #3388, sorry.
Need a ram upgrade.
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Bug #7757: String#start_with? and end_with? should accept Regexp
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/7757#change-35732

Author: marcandre (Marc-Andre Lafortune)
Status: Closed
Priority: Normal
Assignee: 
Category: core
Target version: next minor
ruby -v: r38984


As suggested by Ilya in #5536, the following should work:

    "hello".start_with? /h/ # => true, not a TypeError




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