On Nov 9, 2007 7:45 PM, Joel VanderWerf <vjoel / path.berkeley.edu> wrote:
> Joel VanderWerf wrote:
> > Rick DeNatale wrote:
> >> No, if load won't work, require won't either.  Require is just the
> >> same as load except that it checks to see if the file has been already
> >> loaded and doesn't reload it if so.
> >
> > Not true, because load ignores $LOAD_PATH:
>    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>
> Ignore that, it's quite wrong!
>
> However, load doesn't automatically append the .rb:
>
> irb(main):001:0> load "fileutils"
> LoadError: no such file to load -- fileutils
>          from (irb):1:in `load'
>          from (irb):1
> irb(main):002:0> load "fileutils.rb"
> => true
>
> That will certainly cause "load 'fox16'" to fail, regardless of the gem
> issue.

Yes, I forgot about that.  You need to load the full file name, but
still, doesn't loading a gem load more than one file?

Todd