On Mon, 06 Sep 2004 19:24:10 +0000, Martin DeMello wrote:

> Is there any pure-ruby way to pack multiple files into a
> single file, and unpack them later? Compression is optional.

Tar2RubyScript [1] goes even one step further: It can execute
the application contained by the archive. In fact, it doesn't
pack itself, but uses an external tar in stead.

gegroet,
Erik V.

 [1] http://www.erikveen.dds.nl/tar2rubyscript/index.html