On Sun, Sep 11, 2011 at 3:05 AM, Colin Bartlett <colinb2r / googlemail.com> w=
rote:
> On Fri, Sep 9, 2011 at 1:36 PM, Robert Klemme
> <shortcutter / googlemail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 8, 2011 at 10:15 PM, Gary Wright <gwtmp01 / mac.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> On Sep 8, 2011, at 6:05 AM, Dan Nachbar wrote:
>>
>>>> The difference in the one-arg/two-arg indexing is ruby's way of dealin=
g with
>>>> the classic fence post problem. (i.e. A fence with 3 sections has 4 po=
sts.)
>>>
>>> I really like this analogy.
>>
>> Yeah, but what about the grass on the other side? =A0It's still greener.=
 =A0Darn.
> I like that!
>
> OffTopic, but vaguely relevant: Have you seen Norman MacLaren's short
> film Neighbours?
> http://www.nfb.ca/film/neighbours_voisins/
> Fenceposts first appear at just after 3m50s into the 8m5s film.

No, I haven't.  Apparently there's a technical issue - at least I
cannot view the movie.

Kind regards

robert

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