The get_response method of Net::HTTP maybe:
http://www.ruby-doc.org/stdlib/libdoc/net/http/rdoc/classes/Net/HTTP.html#M000033

The doc says it returns a Net::HTTPResponse object, which has the HTTP
result code in the attribute 'code'.

-m

On 6/30/05, Gene Tani <gene.tani / gmail.com> wrote:
> I was looking for somehting to trap 404-type errors,  kind of like
> Mertz' code (but in ruby):
> 
> http://gnosis.cx/TPiP/069.code
> 
> does this sound familiar to anybody?
> 
> 
>