John Tar wrote:
> Hi
> 
> everytime i run the following program in windows it auto closes when it 
> is done, so there is no time to see the final result
> 

Sounds like you're double-clicking the .rb file in Windows Explorer in 
order to ru n it.

Instead, open up a command prompt and run your file manually:

c:\>ruby myscript.rb

You'll want to get familiar with the command prompt anyway, so you can 
run irb and learn Ruby interactively.

Jeff
softiesonrails.com

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