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^ [NUBY] Rails css files?
123367 [steven_todd_] I was trying to add a css file to my view in rails and I had some
123378 [se digitale-] Yes. Everything accessible by the web browser should be in the public

^ ruby/SDL question
123369 [ferenc engar] I am thinking to write a game in ruby, and I have found this library.
123398 [flgr ccan.de] Use Izarc, it is available from http://www.izsoft.dir.bg/apps/IZArc34.exe
123519 [logancapaldo] Another option is RUDL which like Ruby/SDL is an SDL binding for ruby.
123778 [gltewalt yah] ruby.
124043 [ferenc engar] I plan for a strategy (board) game, I choosed SDL because of its

^ Avoiding if requires type mutation -- evil.rb?
123370 [mikael phubu] I am writing a tree editor.  The algorithm for displaying a node is
+ 123371 [dblack wobbl] One possibility would be have a  Branchlike module and extend leaf
| + 123374 [dblack wobbl] # and add an 'etc.' here too :-)
| + 123375 [mikael phubu] Hm.  Yes, that could work.  The only issue I can see with it regards
+ 123404 [bob.news gmx] "Mikael Brockman" <mikael@phubuh.org> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
+ 123445 [assaph gmail] Why make the distinction between leaf and node? A leaf is just a node

^ clean Tk exit
123373 [mark ociweb.] How can I exit a Ruby application that uses Tk without getting the following
123437 [batkins57 gm] Tk.exit ?
123446 [mark ociweb.] Nope. I still get the same message when the application exits.
123489 [batkins57 gm] Are you using any other libraries aside from Tk?
123490 [mark ociweb.] No, just Tk.
+ 123536 [nagai ai.kyu] I don't know that your tcltklib binary on your ruby is a patched
| 123537 [curt hibbs.c] No patches have been applied in the one-click installer.
+ 123574 [xxx xxx.co.u] I just tried the following with the latest one click installer for Ruby.

^ Writing GUI's in Ruby
123379 [none nowhere] ...
+ 123380 [zdennis mkte] Be sure to checkout wxRuby.
+ 123381 [jamesUNDERBA] You may also want to consider using HTML, served up by a local instance
| 123383 [lymans gmail] FXRuby is included in the Windows 'One-click-installer'
+ 123391 [pan erikveen] RubyWebDialogs [1].
+ 123403 [rff_rff remo] and (not yet pointed out) there are ruby/gtk and qtruby
+ 123405 [tamc2 cam.ac] And if you are on a Mac, then rubycocoa (
+ 123406 [mcl-ruby-tal] Personally I prefer ruby-gtk2 from ruby-gnome2.sourceforge.jp--a choice
+ 123435 [none nowhere] ...
+ 123436 [mail miketec] qtRuby works really good!

^ Epic Future Computing Tangent (Was: Re: puts / print as method not keyword?)
123382 [kig misfirin] Sorry in advance for going to come across as a raving lunatic :|

^ [ANN] DBus/Ruby 0.1.8
123385 [bitserf gmai] another bug fix release, this fixes an incorrect Ruby GC usage which

^ Re: Rails css files?
123392 [jblomberg gm] There is a folder for this purpose located at

^ Problem building wxRuby: htmlproc.h not found
123407 [usenet andre] I'm trying to build wxRuby 6.0 on Linux (Ubuntu). When I run make I get
123422 [devel nicrea] I've heard of this before. Try running this line and send me the output
123433 [usenet andre] I don't have access to the system at the moment, but I know that /linux/
123444 [devel nicrea] It's possible the depends file has references to it. My linux box bit

^ Ruby vs. Python vs. Perl
123411 [replytogroup] I am looking for a good general purpose scripting language. What are the
+ 123412 [ml-ruby thep] None are better. They are all great languages with great communities.
+ 123415 [rff_rff remo] the better is the one that better fits your way of thinking.
| 123416 [replytogroup] Thank you very much Gabriele for the tips.
+ 123420 [dross code-e] very once and a while someone opens this same thread. Well.. there are
  123468 [ruby-lists l] same goes for qtruby
  123471 [dross code-e] yes, but like you said on irc.

^ [ANN] FreeRIDE 0.9.2 - The Free Ruby IDE
123424 [laurent mold] Version 0.9.2 of FreeRIDE has been released and is available for download!
123432 [rff_rff remo] thank you, this seem a nice enhancement (at least because scrolling seem
+ 123439 [steven_todd_] I saw some rumblings of an OS/X installer. Is that released with this
| 123472 [Laurent.Jull] Not yet. Brendan Boesen is currently working on it. It doesn't seem
+ 123473 [Laurent.Jull] Yes it is. Thigs are slowly being removed as more and more things are
  123509 [rff_rff remo] notice my point was'nt about useless libraries. I was atalking about
  123511 [curt hibbs.c] That's my fault -- thanks for pointing it out. I fix this in the next go

^ Fun with self-modifying code
123425 [jonas.arvids] In the "Class and Module Definitions" section of Chapter 19

^ Any bug/issue trackers written in Ruby?
123426 [jd nospam.co] Are there any free bug/issue trackers written in Ruby?
+ 123450 [halostatue g] Not yet as far as I know. I do plan on creating a Ruby port of Bug
+ 123452 [ksibilev bel] I've been working on bug tracking system for sometime. This is the URL
| 123453 [vanweerd gma] Very nice! I understood the entire application without needing to
| 123456 [ksibilev bel] Thanks. There are definitely a lot of things missing but I spent only
| 123539 [dblack wobbl] I used to celebrate every 10000th message on this list, but that
| + 123542 [ljz asfast.c] Well, there will be some lovely moments in another 148,372 and 190,703
| | 123562 [rff_rff remo] well, Im waiting for 131.072 and 150.000. Worth noting that ruby-core is
| + 123546 [jamesUNDERBA] So, do you have a Ruby app that parses each message number and examines
|   123547 [dblack wobbl] No -- in this case I happened to notice because I was discussing
|   123564 [aengstrom gn] (.muttrc)
+ 123455 [subterranean] I know a web-based bug tracking system named "Kagemai".

^ [Solution] [QUIZ] Learning Tic-Tac-Toe (#11)
123429 [ruby brian-s] Here comes my solution. As always I've set up a website where you can browse
+ 123431 [ruby brian-s] Brian Schr?der
+ 123669 [t_leitner gm] ...
  123727 [james graypr] Just FYI.  Here's my latest game with your AI.  It plays well, as you
  + 123734 [intinig gmai] It happens when you play a single game. I didn't try to understand
  + 123752 [t_leitner gm] Thanks, James!

^ [ANN] Jabber-RPC 0.1.0
123434 [mmirra liber] * Rudimentary handling of transport-level errors in remote calls.

^ Re: [Wxruby-users] Re: Problem building wxRuby: htmlproc.h not found
123449 [zdennis mkte] I've had this problem on my Windows box, but I do not have this problem
123451 [devel nicrea] Zach,

^ Abstracts and Interfaces in Ruby?
123454 [mileskeaton ] What's the recommended Ruby way to do abstract classes and abstract methods?
+ 123457 [vanweerd gma] Ruby has modules that can be mixed in to classes- a cleaner multiple
| + 123459 [matt.mower g] Would this not introduce a breakage?  IIRC the search order for
| | + 123463 [bob.news gmx] "Matt Mower" <matt.mower@gmail.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
| | + 123485 [vanweerd gma] Good point. It was not a well thought out example.
| |   123487 [bob.news gmx] "Nicholas Van Weerdenburg" <vanweerd@gmail.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
| |   123517 [vanweerd gma] I misread your other posting.
| + 123474 [ehames gmail] class Module
|   123480 [glenn.parker] Short answer: don't do it.  :)
+ 123458 [rff_rff remo] generally, no. If you use Abstract classes to follow a template method
+ 123464 [bob.news gmx] "Miles Keaton" <mileskeaton@gmail.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
  123477 [flgr ccan.de] Regarding that I would still find TestSuite-based contract testing

^ [ANN] ruby-growl
123466 [drbrain segm] ruby-growl is a platform-independent Ruby library for sending Growl

^ ming-ruby question
123470 [ gm navel.gr] I would like to capture of Ming-Ruby in a Ruby String/StringIO.
123513 [logancapaldo] # mingout.rb
123516 [george.mosch] Well i dont want 2 programs...
123518 [logancapaldo] Well I downloaded the ming source, and looked at the code for the

^ Need FreeRIDE Contributors (was [ANN] FreeRIDE 0.9.2)
123475 [curt hibbs.c] This was buried at the end of Laurent's last post and I wanted to pull it

^ Help writing a each_unique method
123481 [transami run] def each_unique_pair
+ 123483 [bob.news gmx] "trans. (T. Onoma)" <transami@runbox.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
| 123486 [transami run] Thanks, robert. That's a nice basic approach, and for the lack of something
| + 123488 [dblack wobbl] Austin Ziegler is working on an interface to TeX's hyphenation
| | 123540 [halostatue g] Minor correction. TeX::Hyphen already does this, but it only works
| + 123507 [bob.news gmx] "trans. (T. Onoma)" <transami@runbox.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
+ 123522 [ajohnson cpa] ...
| 123532 [transami run] Perfect. Thanks. Think #each_combination is best name?
+ 123530 [gsinclair so] require 'text/format'

^ Hash freezes String keys are returns copy
123491 [mneumann nte] My observation is, that Hash behaves differently for different kinds of
123493 [decoux moulo] ...
123494 [mneumann nte] a = []
123495 [decoux moulo] ...
123496 [mneumann nte] okay... but isn't it the same when using a String?
123497 [decoux moulo] ...
123502 [mneumann nte] Ah, IIRC it has something to do with common usage of strings as keys.

^ Re: Hash freezes String keys and returns copy
123492 [mneumann nte] ...
123505 [bob.news gmx] "Michael Neumann" <mneumann@ntecs.de> schrieb im Newsbeitrag

^ [NON-SOLUTION] Learning Tic-Tac-Toe (#11)
123499 [fugalh xmiss] Ok, I hope I don't become infamous for non-solutions, but I like to
123503 [james graypr] I too ran into road blocks.  I tried to recreate Donald Michie's famous

^ Wiki Spam Report
123500 [jim weirichh] Wiki Spam Report
+ 123523 [martin.anker] That is a very cool idea! But I am afraid this posting is the reason
| 123525 [dga lcs.mit.] Are you sure you didn't slip into the tarpit? :)  It looks fine
| 123552 [martin.anker] It was fine again after about 5 minutes, it sees that the system really
+ 123541 [ehames gmail] What does spam look like on a wiki site?
| + 123543 [jamesUNDERBA] The junk I'm accustomed to seeing are pages devoid of any Ruby content,
| + 123545 [jim weirichh] You asked ... Here's a link to an old page on the RubyGems wiki.  Scroll down
+ 123548 [cjs cynic.ne] It looks like the sandbox is not working for If you look
| 123550 [jim weirichh] Curt is looking at the RubyGems wiki hosted by RubyForge (which has little to
+ 123572 [martindemell] ...
  123581 [slonik.az gm] Each act of applying a change to a Wiki can be seen as a "message".

^ Question about linked library inheritance
123501 [jeff opendbm] ...

^ Thread and HTTP troubles
123504 [theweeg gmai] I'm trying to write a threaded program that will run through a list of
123506 [bob.news gmx] "Keegan Dunn" <theweeg@gmail.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
+ 123514 [hensleyl gma] You'll also want to include 'resolv-replace'.  Otherwise all of your
| 123520 [theweeg gmai] I noticed the threads were doing that.  I meant to ask about that as
+ 123527 [jim weirichh] The error in question is Timeout::Error which inherits from Interrupt
  123529 [theweeg gmai] Thank you for the elaboration.

^ [Nuby] Sorting a Hash and keepint it as a Hash?
123508 [Chris.Willia] ...
+ 123512 [logancapaldo] Well you could but you'd be back at square one since a hash is
+ 123515 [bob.news gmx] => {1=>"a", 2=>"b"}
+ 123521 [flgr ccan.de] There's no sorted Hashs in Standard Ruby so you will get a sorted Array

^ Rails questions
123510 [joe.vandyk b] ...
123526 [david loudth] It sounds like you're using scaffolding, which had a problem regarding

^ Ruby interfacing with Ada
123524 [joe.vandyk b] ...
123571 [ptkwt aracne] ...
123718 [joe.vandyk b] ...

^ ANN: vflow 0.2 beta
123528 [jeffm ghostg] Vflow is a netflow processing library for ruby similar to Cflow (perl)

^ rdoc bug DelegateClass(Other)
123534 [ruby brian-s] I hope this has not been reported before, but with

^ [ANN] win32-thread 0.0.1 (or, do you feel lucky?)
123551 [djberg96 hot] I've released the highly experimental first version of win32-thread.
123582 [devel nicrea] Fascinating... Is ruby native thread-friendly? Without the ability to
123588 [nobu.nokada ] Not at all.  GC occurred in another thread causes a crash
+ 123589 [devel nicrea] Thats what I thought. Does anybody know if there any intention to create
+ 123720 [nightphotos ] Is GC the main problem with using native threads?
  123796 [djberg96 hot] I've tried tinkering with rb_gc_disable() and rb_gc_start() in various

^ Unicode in Ruby and a Ruby Reference
123553 [iizogii gmai] I'm making my second big attempt in getting into Ruby, and I have a
+ 123554 [matz ruby-la] Handing Unicode (UTF-8) is OK.  Ruby's strings can contain any
| + 123561 [flgr ccan.de] However I think that this awareness is just where a code point begins
| | 123566 [matz ruby-la] Onigurama should aware of it, although I found a bug there.
| + 123565 [giulio.pianc] How a literal Unicode character can be inserted in a Ruby String? I
|   123605 [halostatue g] \u4321 is a UTF-16BE encoding, so you would need to know the
+ 123556 [gsinclair so] What you are reading online is "Programming Ruby, 1ed", a book by Dave
| 123623 [mkhan lextra] which will cost $25.00, I think.
+ 123654 [iizogii gmai] I just wanted to say thanks for all of the feedback from everyone
  123680 [ruby-lists l] the patterns and standard lib sections contain some pretty nifty stuff.

^ Ruby Weekly News 6th - 12th December 2004
123558 [timsuth ihug] Ruby Weekly News 6th - 12th December 2004
+ 123559 [timsuth ihug] ...
+ 123560 [dave burt.id] ...
  123575 [transami run] That's good. But why did you not credit yourself? Isn't that final large-ascii
  123578 [dave burt.id] ...
  + 123580 [transami run] ASCII. And an alternative big ASCII-art duck was constructed with
  + 123607 [ruby-talk wh] I know how thankless a job rendering ducks is. Believe me, we're all

^ Mixin questions
123563 [johan.nilsso] - How can/should I access a class constant from a mixin? The only thing I've
123569 [bob.news gmx] "Johan Nilsson" <johan.nilsson@---.esrange.ssc.se> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
123583 [johan.nilsso] Oops. Yes, I'm a very bad speller (or it could be the
+ 123584 [bob.news gmx] "Johan Nilsson" <johan.nilsson@---.esrange.ssc.se> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
| 123586 [johan.nilsso] f = Foo.static_create("some stuff")
| 123592 [bob.news gmx] "Johan Nilsson" <johan.nilsson@---.esrange.ssc.se> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
| 123681 [johan.nilsso] No, and it actually works. What's the difference? I'm just starting to use
| 123684 [bob.news gmx] "Johan Nilsson" <johan.nilsson@---.esrange.ssc.se> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
+ 123600 [ksibilev bel] By including a mixin module into a class you can add only instance
  123603 [bob.news gmx] "Kent Sibilev" <ksibilev@bellsouth.net> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
  123608 [ksibilev bel] Oh, I didn't notice 'extend' in the code. Sorry about the noise.

^ Implementing Genetic algorithm in Ruby
123587 [robo mars.co] ...
+ 123595 [decoux moulo] ...
+ 123599 [ptkwt aracne] ...
| 123622 [michael.deha] Unfortunately I misread this as "my lack of knowledge is genetic", but
+ 123682 [peter semant] ...

^ wxRuby and other GUI toolkits
123590 [devel nicrea] So, having subscribed recently to the ruby-talk mailing list, I've
+ 123609 [shanko_date ] Welcome, Nick !
| 123610 [craig.m.mora] I'm looking into wxRuby myself after looking at FXRuby and having
| + 123611 [devel nicrea] Thanks! I'll add that to the samples (worked on my Mac OS X box without
| + 123615 [pan erikveen] Works on Linux with Ruby 1.8.1.
+ 123616 [itsme213 hot] ...
  + 123617 [curt hibbs.c] 24ced792ff,7824fe1d05b4f648,ffa0c9b33be25877,453e05fefa6610b4,79dd1925715e2b
  | 123620 [itsme213 hot] ...
  + 123618 [lymans gmail] Then why not gravitate toward FXRuby?
  | + 123619 [zdennis mkte] FXRuby doesn't necessarily appeal to all developers with it being GPL'd.
  | | + 123624 [mailinglists] It's LGPL not GPL.
  | | + 123627 [lymans gmail] FXRuby and FOX are actually LGPL'd (if that makes a difference to
  | |   123644 [dross code-e] Licensing issue is very big complaint of the other toolkits.
  | |   123672 [lymans gmail] Please see number 2 in the FOX LGPL addendum.
  | |   123674 [dross code-e] But its not maintained by the japanese....
  | |   + 123675 [drbrain segm] What does being Japanese have to do with anything?
  | |   + 123693 [lymans gmail] That would be nice - wouldn't it?
  | + 123621 [itsme213 hot] ...
  |   123625 [lymans gmail] TIMTOWTDI. I do it a bit different than all of the samples. I prefer
  + 123643 [devel nicrea] override, and
    + 123646 [devel nicrea] To add to my last post: I'd also love to hear if you do GUI developement
    + 123662 [mailinglists] You also like to hear why i don't like wxWidgets ?
      + 123663 [zdennis mkte] Perhaps that would be best for an offlist posting. If you have the
      + 123664 [devel nicrea] Well, I'd like to hear it. I don't think I can really do much about it