James Edward Gray II wrote:
>
> Na, Unix uses line feeds:
> 
> $ ruby -e 'p gets[-1]'
> This will be a line feed =>
> 10

I get the same result on Windows, so I suspect Ruby is doing some stuff 
behind the scenes. You may want to try my password prompter with the 
getch of the curses libraries on a Unix box just to be sure.

Ryan