Hi,

Thanks for the input.  I will include it in the list.

Regards,

Bill
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Ibraheem Umaru-Mohammed <umarumohammed / btinternet.com> wrote:
>>>> str = 'a\b\c'
> .. >>> puts str
> a\b\c
> nil
>>>> puts str.gsub(/\\/,'\\\\')
> a\b\c

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