ara.t.howard / noaa.gov wrote:
> On Sun, 2 Jul 2006 transfire / gmail.com wrote:
>
> >
> > ara.t.how... / noaa.gov wrote:
> >> On Sun, 2 Jul 2006 transfire / gmail.com wrote:
> >>
> >>> I know I can do
> >>>
> >>>  system "ruby script.rb"
> >>>
> >>> But I want to open a console to run it in.
> >>
> >> you mean a pty?  check out ext/pty, there's an example in there.
> >
> > I want a window to come up with a shell propmt (or dos on windows).
>
> you probably want something like

Thanks. It worked!!!! Check out Ballyhoo balloon ;-)

T.