The associations are correct. I reset them just to be sure though. I
can execute the script without ruby, and it runs, but without ruby
first, the args are not getting read.

The rubyscript2exe suggestion worked. Thanks Glen

Thanks everyone for the feedback

On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 4:18 PM, Glen Holcomb <damnbigman / gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 2:21 PM, Glen Holcomb <damnbigman / gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 2:12 PM, Jayson Williams <
>> williams.jayson / gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> I am using win os, so the shabang thing isn't an option for me. I put
>>> the script in my ruby bin path, and I can access the script from
>>> anywhere now, but I still have the same problem with the script not
>>> running properly unless i type ruby first. It is as if ruby does not
>>> attempt to read in arguments unless you explicitly pass the script
>>> through ruby. If I call the script with the arguments without putting
>>> 'ruby' first, the args don't seem to get read.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 2:05 PM, Diogo Lisboa <diogoslisboa / gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>> > chmod a+x my_script (restrict permissions if you want)
>>> > ./my_script args
>>> >
>>> > or put my_script in your PATH, and just type `my_script args'
>>> >
>>> > On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 4:47 PM, Jayson Williams
>>> > <williams.jayson / gmail.com> wrote:
>>> >> Hi All,
>>> >>
>>> >> I would like to do this -> my_script arg1, arg2
>>> >> This doesn't seem to work when the script has arguments.
>>> >>
>>> >> But if I type -> ruby my_script arg1,arg2
>>> >> It works fine.
>>> >>
>>> >> Is there a way I can run the my_script without typing ruby each time?
>>> >> Thanks
>>> >>
>>> >>
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > --
>>> > Diogo
>>> >
>>> >
>>>
>>>
>> Yep, in Windows you have to invoke ruby first on the command line.  The
>> shebang in the Unix world is kind of a short hand for doing this.
>>
>> --
>> "Hey brother Christian with your high and mighty errand, Your actions speak
>> so loud, I can't hear a word you're saying."
>>
>> -Greg Graffin (Bad Religion)
>>
>
> If you absolutely must get rid of the need to type ruby first you could use
> rubyscript2exe to build a windows exe file out of your script.
>
> --
> "Hey brother Christian with your high and mighty errand, Your actions speak
> so loud, I can't hear a word you're saying."
>
> -Greg Graffin (Bad Religion)
>