Hi,

In message "Re: nuby: %w to understand quotes"
    on Sat, 22 Apr 2006 14:48:46 +0900, Pe, Botp <botp / delmonte-phil.com> writes:

|irb(main):008:0> %w{"this is" "a test"}
|=> ["\"this", "is\"", "\"a", "test\""]
|
|i want
|
|["this is","a test"]
|
|Is there a ruby notation like %w that understand quotes?

%w understands backslash escape

|irb(main):001:0> %w{this\ is a\ test}
|=> ["this is","a test"]

							matz.