Hi,

On Thu, 02 Sep 2004 19:18:10 +0200, Robert Klemme wrote:

> 
> "Martin DeMello" <martindemello / yahoo.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> news:idIZc.301315$J06.4478 / pd7tw2no...
>> [quoted text muted]
> 
> 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} }
> 

I think in this case the first is more efficient than the second.
Since chomp! modifies the object inplace, no object gets created.

Regards,
Kristof

> But I guess you figured that yourself already.
> 
> Kind regards
> 
>     robert