charlie bowman <cbowmanschool / yahoo.com> writes:
> irb(main):002:0> Dir.mkdir(".timeclock")
> won't the above faile once the directory is created.  I need to run a 
> check each time the application is ran.

That is why you use the File.exist?(".timeclock") method first, and
only run the mkdir if the exist? method returns false.

-=Eric