whaaaa, changing the base of a string? this is totally bizarre to me.

003:0> p 10.to_s
"10"
nil
004:0> p 10.to_s(14)
"a"
nil

....

On 9/7/07, Erik Veenstra <erikveen / gmail.com> wrote:
> Replace "check(newString)" by "finalString = check(newString)"
> (line 33). Or get rid of "return finalString" (line 37).
>
> What's the advantage of toBase36, compared to the built-in
> to_s(36)?
>
>  p toBase36(30)
>  p 30.to_s(36)
>
> gegroet,
> Erik V. - http://www.erikveen.dds.nl/
>
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