On Sun, Mar 16, 2008 at 9:00 PM, Todd Benson <caduceass / gmail.com> wrote:
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> On Sun, Mar 16, 2008 at 7:50 PM, Max Zhou <ball908765 / yahoo.com> wrote:
>  > I am trying to make a program that takes what you input, and encrypts it by turning a to p, b to q, z to b, etc.  It moves the letter 2 spaces to the left (a to c) and moves it down (c to p).  (See below.)  Even though you can just say that a will be n, how do you seperate each letter and turn it into a string?  Please put it in terms that a Ruby beginner would understand.

Also, I forgot to mention that you should realize that a String object
should be thought of as really just an ordering of bytes with some
special methods to make it human readable.

Todd