Hi --

On Mon, 27 Nov 2006, Robert Evans wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I have a problem parsing dates from XML. I have this little program which 
> produces an error, and I was able to fix it by moving the date parsing into a 
> class that is distinct from the xml processing. Below is a broken version and 
> the error it prints, and then a working version with the correct output. I 
> would be grateful if anyone could explain what is going wrong here. It looks 
> like it turns the class Date into a string Constant.

Your broken version worked for me.  What version of Ruby are you
using?


David

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