On Jul 31, 2006, at 12:57 PM, Dave Rose wrote:

> when you run irb and type:
>>> require 'config'
>>> conf
>
> a huge amount of information prints out on the screen (at least on the
> windows 1.8.2 one-click installer irb)
> what kind of container is it where does it come from etc..

Its irb's configuration.

> i did a conf.class and got an IRB::context what kind of class is that?

Its a configuration for irb.

> i did a
> f=File.new('config.txt','w')
> f.write(config) to get a text file of its contents but don't know  
> about
> it's contents

What are you trying to accomplish?

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