hi,

	is there a way to typecast values? 
	if I have an array with numbers, and I want to perform sting type
	methods on it.

	a = [1,2,4345,3]
	a.each { |l| print l.length }
	to produce
	>>  1141

	besides defining a as ["1","2",etc], what options are there?


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