`shell script`

Just like in a shell script.  There's more information in the Pickaxe.

Gavin

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Sethna, Zubin" <ZSethna / rsasecurity.com.au>
To: "ruby-talk ML" <ruby-talk / ruby-lang.org>
Sent: Wednesday, September 25, 2002 9:50 AM
Subject: Newbie question: Calling a shell script from ruby


> Hi
> 
> Apologies if this question is already answered in the doc. How do I call a
> shell script from within ruby code? I have a lot of existing scripts that
> are written in perl and I'd like to call them from a ruby framework. I
> haven't found anything in the doc about this, maybe I missed something?
> 
> 
> Regards
> 
> Zubin