Thomas Yager-Madden wrote:

> Hey!  It works!  That's so neat, thanks!
> 
> Any chance you'd care to explain a little bit, what I just did??? ;-)
> 
>  - thos.
> 
> 
> "Date" goes:
> 
> 
>>[me:]
>>
>>
>>>Anybody know how to get my idle little toy to work the way I want it to.
>>>It would help me scratch this little itch way up on top my brain.
>>
>>Make this as the first line of your program:
>>
>>STDOUT.sync = true
>>
>>And see what happens .......................

The I/O for stdout is line-buffered.  It buffers everything until a 
newline is sent.

	Sean O'Dell