On Dec 11, 2005, at 13:32, Malte Milatz wrote:

> Wybo Dekker:
> [erb]
>> I need to use $bar instead of bar to get it going...
>
> @bar will do it, too, and that's maybe the best way to do it.

[Other poster suggests passing binding.]

I have always wondered why erb does not provide in addition the  
possibility to pass a regular hash. In general I don't want to design  
my objects or scopes around a template. Is there a rationale behind  
that?

-- fxn