On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 9:28 AM, Ian M. Asaff <ian.asaff / gmail.com> wrote:
> this is simpler...
>
> ruby-1.9.2-p290 :023 > s = "(linux) alpha / beta"
> > "(linux) alpha / beta"
> ruby-1.9.2-p290 :024 > s.split("/")[1].strip
> > "beta"

Or on the off chance there might be additional slashes in there --

> s.split('/').last.strip

Alternately:

> s.scan(/(\w+)\Z/).first.first

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