On Thu, 16 Sep 2010 13:11:36 -0500, Charles Roper
<reachme / charlesroper.co.uk> wrote:

>> How do I run that same program when I copy it to my Mac?
>
>You do more or less the same thing, only on the Mac you'd open
>Terminal, then cd to wherever you place the file. Note, however, that
>on a Mac you'd use forward slashes instead of backslashes in the path;
>e.g,
>
>cd ~/Code/Ruby/

I opened terminal in that directory (using Path Finder), and tried the
following:

cd "/C:/Documents and Settings/brazee/My Documents/code/Ruby"
Last login: Thu Sep 16 18:53:59 on ttys000
Kernel Information:  Darwin 10.4.0 i386
\e[0;33mGNU bash, version 3.2.48(1)-release (x86_64-apple-darwin10.0)
Copyright (C) 2007 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
\e[1;30mUptime: 18:55  up 4 days,  1:16, 3 users, load averages: 0.22
0.25 0.37
\e[1;30mServer time is: Thu Sep 16 18:55:01 MDT 2010
~ > cd "/C:/Documents and Settings/brazee/My Documents/code/Ruby"
/C:/Documents and Settings/brazee/My Documents/code/Ruby > ls
99Bottles.rb  99BottlesR.rb Hello.rb
/C:/Documents and Settings/brazee/My Documents/code/Ruby > hello.rb
-bash: hello.rb: command not found
/C:/Documents and Settings/brazee/My Documents/code/Ruby > Hello.rb
-bash: Hello.rb: command not found
/C:/Documents and Settings/brazee/My Documents/code/Ruby > 



(Yes, that is on my Mac - I synchronize some documents between work
and home by having that weird path).




























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