Thanks James.  :)

~ ryan ~


On Jan 5, 2006, at 8:26 PM, James Edward Gray II wrote:

> On Jan 5, 2006, at 6:22 PM, J. Ryan Sobol wrote:
>
>> basename() is a PHP function, not a Ruby one.
>
> $ ri -T File::basename
> ---------------------------------------------------------  
> File::basename
>      File.basename(file_name [, suffix] ) -> base_name
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
> --
>      Returns the last component of the filename given in file_name,
>      which must be formed using forward slashes (``/'') regardless of
>      the separator used on the local file system. If suffix is given
>      and present at the end of file_name, it is removed.
>
>         File.basename("/home/gumby/work/ruby.rb")          #=>  
> "ruby.rb"
>         File.basename("/home/gumby/work/ruby.rb", ".rb")   #=> "ruby"
>
>
> James Edward Gray II
>