On Tue, Apr 23, 2013 at 4:00 PM, Thomas Luedeke <lists / ruby-forum.com> wrote:

> I simply want to copy that file to another directory.  What syntax do I
> need for Fileutils to copy the blasted file and quit issuing a billion
> exceptions?

You need to learn the effect of single and double quotes on string
interpolation, for one thing.

1.9.3 (main):0 > foo = "foo"
=> "foo"
1.9.3 (main):0 > "#{foo}"
=> "foo"
1.9.3 (main):0 > '#{foo}'
=> "\#{foo}"

HTH,
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