In article <b670513f.0109021524.cf75fa5 / posting.google.com>, "Jack
Dempsey" <dempsejn / georgetown.edu> wrote:

> I've begun some basic code with ruby, and coming from a php/perl
> background, i'm itching for a online manual in the same
> style/functionality of php.net. I think it'd be great to be able to go
> to www.ruby-lang.org/abs (for example) and see how its used. Any
> possibility of this? I'm swamped with work but would certainly do my
> part to try and put together such a system.

I believe that the pragmatic programmers at rubycentral.com have put 
an exellent manual together. Refer to  http://www.rubycentral.com/book/

I do agree that having a webbased search function, such as command line
tool 'ri' provides, would be neat. 

/A