"Martin DeMello" <martindemello / yahoo.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
news:idIZc.301315$J06.4478 / pd7tw2no...
> Any way to make IO.readlines chomp each line before adding it to the
> array? (i.e. a = IO.readlines.map {|i| i.chomp} but done in the
> readlines call itself)

Not AFAIK.  You can do

content = IO.readlines(file).each {|l| l.chomp!}

or (more efficient)

content = File.open(file) {|io| io.inject([]) {|ar,line| line.chomp!; ar <<
line} }

But I guess you figured that yourself already.

Kind regards

    robert