On 6/5/06, ara.t.howard / noaa.gov <ara.t.howard / noaa.gov> wrote:
>    harp:~ > ruby -e'  open("file", File::WRONLY|File::APPEND|File::CREAT, 0666){|f| f.puts "string2"}  '

Just a quick thanks.. this pointed me in the right direction for some
of the more advanced uses of 'open'.  It'll come in handy.  =)