Louis J Scoras schrieb:
> It would be nice if there was an easier way to handle the data as it
> comes in; but if you just need to do a progress bar, Kernel.open takes
> two optional parameters just for this purpose:
> 
> :content_length_proc - gets called initially w/ the document size, if it
>    could be obtained in the content-length header
> 
> :progress_proc - gets called with the size of the data read so far.
> 
> It's in the rdoc for open-uri under OpenURI::OpenRead#open.
> 

Thanks! I'm happy. It works really great :-)

Have a nice day,
  Patrick