* 7stud -- <bbxx789_05ss / yahoo.com> (18:08) schrieb:

> Therefore, if the op's ruby code is writing a '\n' to the file, then
> what will end up in the file will be a '\n', or 0D in hex--which is
> still not an 'a'.

Well, that's '\r', '\n' is 0x0a or 'a'.hex.

mfg,                          simon .... l