On Jun 16, 2004, at 9:23, Robert Oschler wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I ran "ri" on my Linux box last night, from my user home directory.  It
> crunched away at a bunch of .c and .rb files for quite some time.  
> When it
> was done, I still couldn't get doc-info on Ruby's built-in commands.  
> For
> example "ri each_with_index" or "ri puts" came up with a response from 
> ri
> saying it didn't know anything about them.

Presumably you ran rdoc on the files in your home directory. These will 
be the files that it documented. If you want Ruby's built-in stuff as 
well, you'll also need to run rdoc --ri in the Ruby source tree (note: 
not in the library)


Cheers

Dave