I need to read in a template file and apply replacements in two steps
- so i can't use the same tags for each pass.

I don't think string interpolation works on strings read from files
which are single quoted by default.  If there's a way around that it
might be ok.

On 12/9/05, James Edward Gray II <james / grayproductions.net> wrote:
> On Dec 9, 2005, at 7:46 PM, Larry White wrote:
>
> > Hi
> >
> > Does anyone know if it's possible to change the tags that erb
> > recognizes so that for instance, I can have it replace on #{} instead
> > of <%= %>  ?
>
> You mean normal String interpolation?
>
>  >> str = <<'END'
> I have a #{2 - 1} line string here!
> END
> => "I have a \#{2 - 1} line string here!\n"
>  >> eval %Q{"#{str}"}
> => "I have a 1 line string here!\n"
>
> James Edward Gray II
>
>
>