On Mar 26, 8:44  
> Hello,
>
> i want to write all files from my local directory in an array.
>
> Something like (not working):
>
> d = Dir.new("/Volumes/System/")
> d.each {|x| file_list.push(x) }
>
> How can i push single filenames through d.each into an array?
>
> Thanks a lot in advance!
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If file_list did not exist before the block,
it will not exist after the block exits.  Declarations inside blocks
are scoped to the block

I think if you look at the docs for Dir you'll find a method that will
give you the list of files withtout the need of the block
 cheers