jake kaiden wrote in post #1016606:
> hi,
>
>   i use SciTe regularly, and like it a lot, but unfortunately #gets will
> not work with it...  you'll have to run the program from the terminal as
> mentioned above.
>
>
>  - j

It is hard to find, but possible to enter data from stdin
with SciTE.

Just press F8 (so the output-pane is visible) and enter the data there.


Additionally, the OP should use chomp instead of chomp! as the latter
may return nil.

http://ruby-doc.org/core/classes/String.src/M001195.html

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