On Aug 10, 2009, at 07:51 , Rob Sanheim wrote:

>> Rails broke require*.  It didn't load libxml in either case.
>>
>> * Kernel#require returns either true or false, false when the  
>> feature was
>> already loaded.  After loading rails, Kernel#require returns an  
>> Array (a
>> true value) no matter what.
>>
> Have you opened a bug for this?

would it matter?

I've opened bugs on semantics that rails broke and core hasn't even  
batted an eye at it.