On Aug 19, 2006, at 11:00 AM, Jon wrote:

> I know it's a common complaint with Ruby, but is there no online or
> offline documentation regarding eval?

The book Ruby for Rails has a section that explains and compares the  
various forms of evaluating Ruby source code (eval(), instance_eval 
(), class_eval()/module_eval()).  It's very well done.

James Edward Gray II