Dirk Meijer wrote:
> hi everyone, i've got a noobish question..
> is there a way to create a new file (html in this case)
> and write stuff into it?
> there probably is..
> i'm using Ruby 1.8.2 under windows xp
> greetings, Dirk.


Many ways - here's a simple one:


fname = 'C:\TEMP\dirk_2005_10_21.html'

File.open(fname, 'w') do |fo|
  fo.puts('<HTML>')
  fo.puts('</HTML>')
end

puts File.read(fname)

#-> <HTML>
#-> </HTML>


daz