Yukihiro Matsumoto schrieb:
> Hi,
> 
> In message "Re: ruby gives different answer for checksum of files on windows and FreeBSD?"
>     on Tue, 25 Oct 2005 23:21:21 +0900, "Ara.T.Howard" <Ara.T.Howard / noaa.gov> writes:
> 
> |>  f = File.new(fname, "rb")
> |>
> |> and see how it works.
> |
> |this comes up so often - would it make sense to be the default mode on
> |windows?
> 
> Unless your program communicates with other programs on Windows, that
> use text-mode.

Could someone provide an example for such a program? My Ruby programs 
communicate with Vim and SQL*Plus, but I haven't used text-mode yet.

Regards,
Pit