284472-288854 subjects 284825-285671

^ Monkey-patching with modules
284661 [mikejholly g] module Foo
+ 284662 [vjoel path.b] You are defining a new class, Foo::String.
+ 284663 [rick.denatal] A module is a namespace, so constant names defined inside a module are
  + 284665 [mikejholly g] Thanks very much.
  + 284687 [fedzor gmail] Is there some equivalent of a variable constant? I'm looking for a
    284727 [MonkeeSage g] Class variable?

^ syntax error for a case within a module
284667 [hawat.thufir] For the project at <http://code.google.com/p/dwemthys/source>, I want to
284669 [ryand-ruby z] if you indented properly you'd SEE your problem.
284671 [hawat.thufir] Yup, thanks, I changed the name of the file but neglected to change the

^ virtual key codes?
284672 [pavel989 gma] is it possible to send virtual keycodes through ruby?
285271 [pavel989 gma] well i guess no one knew, or what not. but in this case, is there a
285298 [ben bleythin] You didn't give much information.  What's a virtual key code?  What
285299 [shevegen lin] I dont think all that information is necessary to help.
+ 285308 [ news jay.fm] I think it's one of those keys that you find in your drawer and realize you
+ 285309 [ben bleythin] Sure it is.
  285359 [pavel989 gma] sorry!
  285401 [ben bleythin] No problem :)
  285414 [pavel989 gma] i think thisll do!

^ Enumerable#to_a can run forever
284675 [ben kudria.n] It's possible to implement an each method in a class mixing in
284682 [matz ruby-la] Hmm, in 1.9, you have Enumerable#take to work like your to_i(num), and
284683 [ben kudria.n] Aaah, ok.  Those would be excellent.  I look forward to 1.9!  Thank you!
284686 [matz ruby-la] It's no way to avoid entering infinite loop when you do some
284690 [ben kudria.n] Fair enough - but then does it make sense to have these operations
284691 [matz ruby-la] Because it's very pragmatically useful for most of the case.
284778 [ben kudria.n] Aah, I see.  I guess I agree.

^ .CN Domain(first year: $0.14) -----Surprise Price
284684 [zhangyu-goin] Dear Valued Businessman/BusinessLady,

^ Automating OS X with Ruby.
284685 [beholdthepan] Howdy,
+ 284706 [ryand-ruby z] I dunno about rubyosa, but applescript uses 'activate'.
| 284761 [careo fastma] On Dec 25, 2007, at 3:55 AM, Ryan Davis <ryand-ruby@zenspider.com>
| 284770 [beholdthepan] Thanks for all the replies.  Calling .activate() isn't working for me...but
| 285713 [beholdthepan] Sorry about the copy and paste error.  Laurent Sansonetti's post can be
| 285731 [has.temp3 vi] That's just sloppy design on RubyOSA's part, relying on a side-effect
+ 284856 [has.temp3 vi] Used it; don't much like it. It lacks various features found in
  284928 [dangerwillro] I'm going to second this opinion.

^ How to know what class are there in a script file?
284693 [magicloud.ma] Dear,
284700 [thehcdreamer] I think there's no way of doing that, you can view the methods for a
284701 [frederick.ch] activesupport has something like that. Have a look at
+ 284705 [biihii gmail] The activesupport Dependency thing is really nice since it works with
| 284753 [magicloud.ma] Dear,
+ 284752 [magicloud.ma] Dear,
  284755 [frederick.ch] Nope, definitely still there. Was fiddling with it just a few days ago.

^ ANN: Sequel 0.4.5 Released
284694 [ciconia gmai] Sequel version 0.4.5 has just been released. Sequel is a lightweight

^ Problem in loading files (require...)
284695 [abboura84 ya] 'Module gtk2 is required to run this program'
284708 [vasyl.smirno] Did you use "gem install ..." to install it?
284712 [abboura84 ya] Yes I think I have confusion between Ruby versions because I uninstalled

^ Re: image browser for windows?
284696 [alex.shulgin] There are plenty of ready-to-use image browsers (freeware and,
284861 [hramrach cen] Basically what makes some of the image browsers usable are tiny tweaks

^ How to convert a ruby string into WChar string in ruby?
284697 [rubymail gma] I want to use the Win32API, however the API I use need the WChar string as a
+ 284735 [konrad tyler] charset="utf-8"
| 284793 [rubymail gma] Thank you for your hint, but I have searched it all around the world with
| 284796 [konrad tyler] charset="utf-8"
| 284799 [rubymail gma] Thank you,
+ 284857 [djberg96 gma] require 'windows/unicode'

^ [ANN] nanoc 2.0
284699 [denis.defrey] I'm proud to announce nanoc 2.0, the second major version of the Ruby
284704 [jaimeiniesta] Hey Denis, congratulations! nanoc looks cool, I've given it a run and

^ [Rubinius-question] GC-related
284702 [mneumann nte] BTW, is there a Rubinius related mailing list? I couldn't find one!
284703 [gethemant gm] There you go!

^ Calling Irb from inside an application
284711 [lists bertra] this may be easy to anwer but it is difficult to google for.
+ 284713 [stefano.croc] Not a direct answer to your question, but can't you load the file with the=
| 284714 [jftucker gma] Merry christmas!
| 284775 [lists bertra] The code is not actually mature. The clearing could be done by an
+ 284748 [ryand-ruby z] I'm a bit confused. Your subject line IS handled by this code. Indeed,
  284776 [lists bertra] I wanted to know how to do it without having to type in the same

^ Creating tests
284716 [squeezzed gm] I guess, my problem will scarcely take you very long :)
284718 [jari.william] Unless I haven't misunderstood something: Overwrite gets() so it outputs

^ STICK In Your Stocking
284717 [transfire gm] Holiday Greetings,
284920 [caduceass gm] Hey Trans and Peter, thanks!  I have a huge use case for this lib.

^ unsubscribe
284719 [santiago.lun] unsubscribe
284721 [transfire gm] On Dec 25, 10:01 am, "Santiago Lunar" <santiago.lu...@gmail.com>
+ 284724 [matz ruby-la] It's semi-automated.  We need only a few keystrokes when we see a mail
+ 284728 [lists bertra] Bertram

^ [ANN] Ruby 1.9.0 is released
284720 [matz ruby-la] We are happy to announce of the release of the 1.9.0 the development
+ 284725 [freeparis2 g] Congratulations! Matz.
+ 284726 [matz ruby-la] For your information, here's the test result from the released Ruby
| 284730 [fedzor gmail] This alone makes today worth it :-)
| 284732 [waleed.harbi] Thanks :)
+ 284734 [pluskid gmai] Thanks! and Merry Christmas!
+ 284741 [james.herdma] Thank you to Matz and the many Ruby contributors!  Your efforts are
| 284742 [carl.lerche ] This is great news. Thanks all for your effort and work!
+ 284746 [kbloom gmail] Is this a stable release? Is it intended for production development
| 284749 [ryand-ruby z] As stated at rubyconf and elsewhere, this is a development release. It
| 284785 [patcito gmai] ...
+ 284747 [mguterl gmai] Thanks Matz!  Happy Holidays to everyone!
+ 284782 [magicloud.ma] Dear,
| 284784 [konrad tyler] charset="utf-8"
+ 284815 [railsonrails] Three Cheers for Matz and Ruby team :)
+ 284845 [sander.land ] Thanks Matz.
| 284847 [eustaquioran] Thanks Matz!
+ 284886 [wayneeseguin] Matz,

^ Re: Ruby 1.9.0 is released
284722 [citrix_linux] Thanks Matz!!
284723 [transfire gm] For he's a jolly good fellow, for he's a jolly good fellow...
284729 [rollingwoods] Great christmas gift! Thanks for guys hard worked.
+ 284733 [jan.h.xie gm] Thanks matz.
| 284736 [rtilley vt.e] Thanks for the new release! Ruby is a wonderful language.
| 284737 [rtilley vt.e] Posted via http://www.ruby-forum.com/.
| 284738 [vasyl.smirno] Thanks for your devoted work! Ruby is a wonderful language!
| 284739 [fabioakita g] Excelent. Great job! Thanks to all the Ruby Core Team, we are really
| 284743 [ed.odanow wo] Thanks for all the amount of work you invested for this gift today!
| 284756 [ymendel pobo] Thankfully, you don't have long to wait after a dot zero Rails release
| 284762 [dejan.dimic ] Thanks Matz!
+ 284786 [matz ruby-la] We worked hard.  But it's just a beginning.  We still need to do a lot
  + 284788 [raasdnil gma] You have earned it Matz!  Thank you so very much for your fun language!
  | 284791 [bermonruf gm] Thanks Matz! From Brazil, like Akita said...
  + 284800 [jeremymcanal] Could you point out some areas that are in dire need of documentation?
  | + 284803 [shawn42 gmai] Thank you, thank you, thank you.
  | | + 284806 [mailxiening ] Synaptic list in Ubuntu 7.10?
  | | | + 284808 [konrad tyler] charset="utf-8"
  | | | | + 284819 [brian.takita] +1
  | | | | | 284834 [murat.celike] VGhhbmtzIE1hdHouIFRoaXMgaXMgYSBnb29kIG5ld3MuCgpSZWdhcmRzLApNdXJhdAoKLS0gCi0g
  | | | | + 284863 [qbproger gma] I don't think ubuntu updates to new versions of software after the
  | | | + 284853 [praveen pers] <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
  | | |   284902 [konrad tyler] charset="utf-8"
  | | + 284807 [arunagrawal8] Cool Ruby new version :)
  | + 284854 [matz ruby-la] How about updating doc/NEWS file, and sending patches to
  |   + 284855 [philo.cai gm] It's greet if can use Wiki pages.
  |   + 284879 [charles.nutt] What about spec.ruby-doc.org? It's already got a lot of documentation
  |     + 284912 [matz ruby-la] It's a great place if they accept 1.9 changes in spec.
  |     | 284950 [botpena gmai] note, there is also noobkit.com. It's being actively nurtured by AlexG
  |     | 284986 [rtilley vt.e] The 1.9.0 Windows Binary download link is broken. The Christmas Day 2007
  |     | 285198 [james graypr] Should be fixed now.  Thanks for pointing it out.
  |     + 284937 [jeremymcanal] That would be fantastic.  Perhaps we could branch the 1.8 spec and 1.9
  |       285010 [charles.nutt] We could easily provide a 1.8 and 1.9 entry point, and they could
  |       285120 [jeremymcanal] That would be great, Charles.  I'm looking over what's there now and
  |       285178 [joshua.schai] Jeremy,
  + 284818 [dejan.dimic ] Count me in :-)

^ OT: Polyglot programming article?
284731 [ news jay.fm] About three or four months ago, I ran across a great article/blog post
+ 284751 [richard.conr] Well it was not specifically addressing google, who have 4 canonical languages,
| 284794 [ news jay.fm] I stand corrected.  Two or three or *four* specific programming languages
| 284817 [znmeb cesmai] The guy with the shirt in that movie was Alec Guinness.
| 284821 [MonkeeSage g] On Dec 26, 1:58 am, "M. Edward (Ed) Borasky" <zn...@cesmail.net>
| 284828 [znmeb cesmai] six million? that's more like a poly *glut*
+ 284859 [martindemell] Ringing a vague bell - I might have seen it on reddit. Try posting an
+ 285444 [no spam.plea] Hmm, probably not mine, though I've used and written about such things

^ Which external modules are necessary for Ruby (1.9)?
284744 [ed.odanow wo] I've successfully build Ruby 1.9.0 of Windows2000/MinGW/MSYS,
284763 [luislavena g] You should check the list of extensions that need to be compiled in
284851 [ed.odanow wo] Thank you very much for the information. I'll start a trial putting the
284858 [luislavena g] On Dec 26, 9:45 am, Wolfgang N=E1dasi-Donner <ed.oda...@wonado.de>

^ Re: Ruby 1.9.0-0 benchmarks
284745 [ko1 atdot.ne] Cool!

^ Error in fib.rb for 1.9
284750 [jzakiya mail] 1.9 compiles and runs great on PCLinuxOS on my Toshiba Satelite

^ Re: Legacy support (Was: Base64 not there makes Rails 2.0.2 fail to load in 1.9.0)
284754 [znmeb cesmai] 1. Isn't there a pure Ruby mysql gem?
+ 284758 [konrad tyler] charset="iso-8859-1"
+ 284870 [charles.nutt] I've been advocating this for JRuby for newcomers looking to write
  284888 [znmeb cesmai] Well ... I think flexibility is a good thing in general. Almost every

^ challenged with signal
284757 [junkone1 gma] I am playing around with the jabber bot fron the link
+ 284766 [MonkeeSage g] The documentation for Kernel#trap wants to help...but you have to let
| 284767 [junkone1 gma] rg/fun-jabber-bots.
+ 284769 [luislavena g] The error message wasn't too descriptive?
  284771 [junkone1 gma] rg/fun-jabber-bots.
  284792 [gwtmp01 mac.] The documentation for Kernel#trap doesn't mention that not

^ [ANN] Ruport 1.4
284765 [gregory.t.br] Ruport 1.4 is now ready, so please try it out and let us know what you

^ ruby and dde
284768 [junkone1 gma] is there any ruby libraries or ole libriries for dde. am looking high
284868 [junkone1 gma] appreciate any help in finding a way to use dde from ruby.

^ qt4 bindings, threads
284772 [daniel.akeru] I couldn't find a mailinglist for the Qt4 Ruby bindings, so I try here. It
+ 284779 [caleb aei-te] There's no Qt::Thread because Ruby lacks support for native threads =20
| 284781 [daniel.akeru] Thanks for the quick answer. I'll look up on the non-blocking IO.
| 284783 [daniel.akeru] qtruby4 unfortunately lacks QSocketNotifier as well. The Ruby UNIXSocket
| 284897 [richard.j.da] gh
| 284900 [daniel.akeru] On Dec 26, 2007 10:25 PM, richard.j.dale@gmail.com <richard.j.dale@gmail.com>
| 284901 [daniel.akeru] sudo ln -s /usr/bin/rbqtapi /usr/bin/rbqt4api
+ 284833 [stefano.croc] ny
  284842 [daniel.akeru] Thank you very much!!
  284882 [daniel.akeru] If anyone has the same problem in the future: I solved this problem by usin=
  285301 [daniel.akeru] Update to this: QSocketNotifier is indeed they way to go. I think I tried

^ 1.9 Missing method?  Time#times
284773 [jzakiya mail] I was running the files in the 1.9.0 /samples directory and incurred a
284777 [m.fellinger ] manveru@sigma ~ % irb
284787 [jzakiya mail] Yes

^ Re: gems madness - require path hoopty?
284780 [ara.t.howard] gemspec.rb
284795 [fedzor gmail] Did you also maybe forget to add
284798 [luislavena g] *** REMOTE GEMS ***
284899 [drbrain segm] $ gem install MP4Info -i ~/tmp/gems

^ Validating json in ruby
284801 [pradeepta.sw] Can anyone help me to know ,how to validate json format in ruby .
284810 [ruby-forum t] You could do something simple...

^ Need some help using Rinda or RingyDingy between Linux / Windows  Machines
284802 [appleman gma] I've search far and wide and I haven't found very much information on
284929 [drbrain segm] Yes, remove all DNS capabilities from all your computers, including

^ Announcing Rev: a high performance event library for Ruby 1.9
284804 [tony clickca] I've just made my initial public release of Rev, a high performance event
285237 [tom.hurst cl] Yum, thanks :)
285246 [tony clickca] Heh, I caught that one earlier today and a fix is checked in.  Thanks for
285254 [tom.hurst cl] mspec seems to work.  After changing target in mspec/scripts/mspec.rb
285297 [tony clickca] Nice, I'll get that installed...
285307 [tony clickca] Yeah, that's a bit of a snag.  Do you know how to do a nonblocking write
285563 [tony clickca] I released Rev 0.1.1 (should be available through the gem servers now) which

^ Change the MSN Now Playing Text with ruby
284811 [rubymail gma] I just write a ruby program to change the MSN Now Playing Text,

^ cannot connect to http
284812 [pradeepta.sw] I am trying to get response from a site but getting error like

^ Uninstalling 1.9 on OS X
284814 [rabbitblue g] I'm sorry. I didn't look before leaping, installed 1.9 on Leopard, and
+ 284823 [bearxu83 gma] I am curious about if the TimeMachine is useful in this occasion or not?
| 284826 [rabbitblue g] I don't have it turned on (because I have no backup device) but I don't
| + 284860 [rangerrick g] Time Machine makes an exact duplicate of your entire drive (minus any
| | 284932 [rabbitblue g] Wow.
| | 284941 [bearxu83 gma] I still think that TimeMachine can recover the Ruby Folder.I have no idea if
| + 284865 [james graypr] Not true.  It handles your entire hard drive.
|   284931 [rabbitblue g] Subversion your life!
+ 284829 [rabbitblue g] I fixed it.
  284866 [james graypr] default Ruby lives in /usr/bin.  All you need to do is adjust your

^ Index of the n-th occurrence
284816 [marvena tin.] 1) How can I obtain all the indices of the occurrences of a pattern in a
+ 284831 [stefano.croc] I'm sure there's a better solution, but I can't think of it right now. For =
+ 284836 [sepp2k googl] res=[]
+ 284846 [w_a_x_man ya] Why do you want these indices?  There may be an easier
+ 285060 [tomaso.tosol] perhaps you can find something useful in ruby core doc RegExp/

^ M.I,5.Persecution  ` Comp aring t he MI 5 Persecutio n wi th Ger man Fina l S olution
284822 [ieiemivem ya] MI5 Persecution Update: Friday 16 April,. 1999

^ How to post form data to a servlet using ruby
284824 [pradeepta.sw] How can i post form data to  a servlet program using ruby .I am
284938 [chiology gma] There should be some useful documentation on ruby-doc.org/core for the