What are you trying to accomplish? Bear in mind that, on the command line,
you have bash or cmd intercepting everything. It's not the same as trying
things inside irb.


Look up what string.chomp(arg) does in irb  vs the same thing on the command
line.

On Fri, Apr 15, 2011 at 8:08 PM, Steel Steel <angel_steel / ymail.com> wrote:

> Using 1.9.1
> I noticed something with chomp
>
> $ echo "abc" | ruby -e 'puts gets.chomp("c")'
> abc
>
> $ irb
> irb(main):001:0> "abc".chomp("c")
> => "ab"
>
> It doesn't work on the command line, or am i doing it wrong.?
> comments?
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