Fredrik wrote:
> Why can't I give a configuration file as argument when I run irb? It
> seems that looks for conf files in the order:
> ~/.irbrc
> .irbrc
> irb.rc
> _irbrc
> $irbrc
> 
> I would however like to have more flexibility than that. I would like
> to be able to use a special conf file in whichever directory I am. Is
> it only me who wants this flexibility? To me the ability to give a
> conf file as argument seems like the most obvious argument to have in
> irb.

How about

irb -r config.rb

?

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