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^ mod_ruby for Windows?
39169 [rschmidt xmi] Anyone got a mod_ruby binary for Windows yet?
39218 [sean chitten] Jump onto firstname.lastname@example.org and see if anyone's got anything over
39265 [xlucid users] Unfortunately, I tried that first - after accepting me onto the list as a
^ cygwin1.dll missing or corrupt
39171 [slayer muasa] I can't remember who was looking for it, but I found the following
39178 [gp familieha] Don't go to this site, there is someone violating the GPL,
39180 [michael_s_ca] While the GPL may indeed be violated, that's no reason to go spreading FUD about
39313 [slayer muasa] Hey don't trash me, I was just giving the site. It worked for me with
39397 [slayer muasa] My apologies, that was meant for Gerrit, not Mike. Sorry Mike.
^ Caution: SPAM! (was: Re: cygwin1.dll missing or corrupt)
39179 [gp familieha] This is SPAM!
39182 [groups-abuse] Thank you for writing Google Groups Abuse. We treat violations to
^ Ruby Camps and a Ruby Day (ideas)
39181 [pate eylerfa] Hmm, yes this is true. I wasn't thinking about trying to supplant the
+ 39183 [djberg96 att] the
| + 39186 [pate eylerfa] We're currently running the Seattle Ruby Brigade (seattle.rb) out here in
| + 39188 [james rubyxm] So, I try to find a synonym for "monger", and head for www.m-w.com, and
| + 39193 [ptkwt shell1] 'booster' - ruby boosters...
| | 39194 [pate eylerfa] This is my second favorite so far (accept for the potential spoonerism),
| | 39221 [hal9000 hype] A booby rooster??? I had to laugh out loud...
| + 39204 [dblack candl] Slightly different beast -- what you're describing is more like
+ 39268 [xlucid users] If folk who hold Ruby camps (of whatever stripe) publish what
^ Re: Ruby Camps and a Ruby Day (ideas) - let's start
39195 [Ephaeton gmx] Okay, where's my Erlangen.rb or Nuernberg.rb ? :)
^ def self.foo in a module
39196 [volkmann2 ch] This is probably an easy question for experienced Ruby coders.
39220 [chr_news gmx] module Foo
^ Anyway to un-include a module?
39198 [ptkwt shell1] This is from a discussion that came up on comp.object....
+ 39202 [ruby-talk je] There is undef/remove_method that you can use. Then you can write
+ 39213 [Dave Pragmat] Could you use delegation to add on the features you wanted?
+ 39223 [chr_news gmx] This was also a point in a recent thread
+ 39234 [decoux moulo] Well, it's easy to write it in C but there is a problem.
^ ANN: REXML 2.1.3
39201 [ser germane-] Fixed broken links in documentation. Added new documentation layout;
^ NUM2LONG macro problem
39207 [vjoel PATH.B] The NUM2LONG and NUM2INT macros evaluate their arguments more than once.
39233 [decoux moulo] Well, personnaly I'm always careful when the name has only uppercase
^ Q: string to class?
39214 [mghall enter] I've got a string, and I'd like to get a class reference.
39225 [vjoel PATH.B] irb(main):002:0> Object.const_get "String"
39247 [mghall enter] Ah-HAH! (Light-bulbs lighting up)
^ RE: string to class?
39215 [rich infoeth] str = "Array"
39219 [sean chitten] str = 'Array'
39246 [C.Teubner t-] But this only works with some built-in classes, like Array, Hash, String etc.
^ Ruby Day (Texas?)
39224 [hal9000 hype] Just commenting on Jim's idea.
39227 [dblack candl] and the link to TexasInAugust in particular.
^ RubyConf.new(2002) - ideas for agenda
39228 [djberg96 att] Ok - so I'm probably jumping the gun here, but hey, what the heck.
+ 39232 [avi beta4.co] This is interesting to see, particularly since the development on IOWA
| + 39275 [djberg96 att] discussions
| + 39289 [W.L.Kleb lar] You discussed this a bit on the IOWA list and a couple folks thought
| | + 39308 [julian beta4] - Development tools
| | + 39319 [avi beta4.co] Julian's already answered this somewhat, but I'll give a brief summary
| | + 39329 [hal9000 hype] [snip interesting comments]
| | + 39330 [james rubyxm] <snip/>
| | + 39386 [khaines enig] I really should subscribe to the Iowa mailing list. I have used
| + 39332 [avi beta4.co] <being able to push code updates to a live application>
| 39333 [james rubyxm] OK, the sense I was getting from the thread was that the Smalltalk/Squeak
+ 39243 [dblack candl] That's OK :-) At some point fairly soon, we will post a call for
39264 [nathaniel ta] I don't see any problem with this... as long as everybody comes to MY
+ 39269 [dblack candl] My bubble is intact :-) "Poster" in this context won't involve graphic
| 39282 [nathaniel ta] poster
| 39292 [dblack candl] Yeah, this is probably a pretty home-spun definition of "poster
+ 39290 [pate eylerfa] Just to eliminate the P* reference, this idea is per-existant in the
^ Ruby on IRC
39229 [sethsedai17 ] I'm a ruby newbie, with experience in other programming languages, so if
+ 39230 [dsafari xtra] Come to #ruby-lang on the Open Projects Network (irc.openprojects.net).
+ 39231 [brailsmt yah] irc.openprojects.net
^ MFC: LONG2NUM?
39235 [sean chitten] I know 1.8 is "near," but would it be possible if someone could merge
39236 [decoux moulo] Well, probably I don't have the latest version of ruby but
39238 [sean chitten] Not much other than compiler warnings. Casting a long to an int isn't
^ IOWA (Re: RubyConf.new(2002) - ideas for agenda)
39239 [pit capitain] Yes, please. And since I'll not be present, please publish your talk
^ Inconsistent network behaviour
39251 [flifson cs.u] I'm a Ruby newbie when it comes to network programming so while writing
+ 39252 [decoux moulo] Well I've the same result on a linux box (2.4.14) and its normal
| 39253 [flifson cs.u] Thanks for the response, your suggestions seemed to cure the problems. I
+ 39254 [jean_hugues_] What you are experiencing is not an inconsistency, it is normal. The reason
^ [ANNOUNCE] Practical Ruby 0.1.0
39256 [gaiacrtn fre] I'm glad to announce the first release of Practical Ruby
+ 39295 [Laurent.Jull] Baptiste,
+ 39311 [philip dynas] Would you please care to announce it also on the scintilla mailing list.
^ Help for data structure choice...
39257 [gaiacrtn fre] I'm still young to Ruby and I'd like to have some advice on choosing a
39259 [tobiasreif p] this seems to be a virus
^ CGI API Rant
39261 [tom.hurst cl] Is it just me, and do I just need to use it more to see how great it is,
+ 39262 [tobiasreif p] no :)
+ 39274 [fairbairn ra] I completely agree with you. You need to look no further than Perl and
+ 39283 [larsch cs.au] I agree with you. This was already discussed a bit back in
+ 39899 [cjs cynic.ne] It doesn't. I agree that these ought to be two separate things.
| 39905 [dsafari xtra] While WEBrick does not try to be Java Servlets (that has been openly stated
+ 39950 [patrick-may ] You aren't the only one. I'm working on a fork at
^ Report to Recipient(s)
39263 [HARCOURT har] Incident Information:-
^ Clearing the screen with ruby
39272 [svelicko gmx] how can I clear the screen in the console (winxp) with ruby? I tried
+ 39284 [edsin swes.s] ruby -e 'system "cmd /c cls"'
+ 39286 [tpeters uni-] What happens when you try system("cls") ?
39314 [svelicko gmx] ncurses for ruby, this is really cool, I hope it works on WinXP, I will try it
^ ADV:Harvest lots of Target Email address quickly
39278 [jack 21cn.co] <HTML><HEAD>
^ Security bug in load()
39280 [teague apico] I have seen a few messages from people asking about load() when $SAFE is
+ 39285 [decoux moulo] pigeon% cat b.rb
| 39287 [WYS helbling] Under www.ruby.ch I have "my own" Ruby Sandbox running, which runs at level
+ 39288 [matz ruby-la] The loading path should be absolute when you want to load in the
39336 [teague apico] Thanks for the quick reply. However, it still does not work :( I'm
39339 [matz ruby-la] Hmm, DOSISH restriction. Since I have no knowledge about the Win32,
^ ruby-dev summary 16961-16990
39291 [aamine mx.ed] This is a summary of ruby-dev ML in these days.
^ convert Ruby code to binary!!
39293 [rahmanian60 ] I need a program for convert Ruby code to binary,and
+ 39300 [dennisn pe.n] Perhaps embedding an invocation of Ruby into your application will
+ 39320 [patrick-may ] It is possible to package ruby in platform specific ways so that the
39294 [hag43440 ams] subscribe Masaya Tonokawa
^ module_eval vs. instance_eval
39296 [C.Teubner t-] Is there any difference between
39299 [decoux moulo] With #module_eval, the code is evaluated with self = aModule and
^ (correcting myself)
39297 [C.Teubner t-] Er, "It does NOT seems so", of course.
^ Compiling under debian (woody)
39301 [kgergely mla] Because the woody distribution doesn't have a ruby-tk like package, I
^ lineending-independend chomp
39302 [kgergely mla] I've noticed, that chop can handle both linux and windows lineendings,
39303 [decoux moulo] wait for 1.8 ?
^ alias_method problem
39304 [flcl gmx.net] I hope somebody could tell me, what's wrong with these
39306 [decoux moulo] Write it like this, you'll understand what it do
39321 [flcl gmx.net] Yes, but then I might just as well subclass Mod.
39344 [decoux moulo] #initialize is a private method.
^ slow ftp
39305 [NMASSARO co.] What takes 2 seconds to ftp from a windows command prompt takes 14 seconds with ruby.
^ Erata in "Teach Yourself Ruby in 21 Days"
39307 [jzakiya mail] In "Teach Yourself Ruby in 21 Days"
39334 [ms iastate.e] You're quite right. Probably need to start compiling a second list...
^ Squeak - was Re: RubyConf.new(2002) - ideas for agenda
39309 [hal9000 hype] [snippage before and after]
+ 39312 [curt hibbs.c] Sorry Hal, I your renamed response to this thread after I created and sent
| 39316 [julian beta4] It was my last exposure to OO so far...
| + 39317 [chrisg appli] You probably already know this (and it's a bit off-topic) but just in
| + 39318 [curt hibbs.c] IBM's VisualAge for Smalltalk is the only Smalltalk system that I am aware
+ 39315 [julian beta4] I would recommend a look... though really a quick look may tell you very
^ Why I Jumped Ship to Smalltalk [was: RubyConf.new(2002) - ideas for agenda]
39310 [curt hibbs.c] I commiserate with your dilemma. I found myself facing the same situation
39322 [colin whistl] I too would like to see Ruby head in this direction.
^ [RFC] Ranges - enable (10..-10)
39323 [m.rokos sh.c] I've looked that negative ranges are not allowed in Ruby.
39324 [dblack candl] * A range enumeration cannot go back, it's upward only.
+ 39340 [m.rokos sh.c] I checked ruby-talk (thanks for notice).
| 39342 [matz ruby-la] I've not change my mind (yet).
| 39343 [m.rokos sh.c] - step (for Range#step method) <= 0 makes no sence, thus
| 39347 [matz ruby-la] Let me see.
| + 39348 [m.rokos sh.c] Great!
| + 39407 [rokosm kloka] It looks like you accidentaly merged code that allows Range#step
| 39412 [m.rokos sh.c] In case it was a mistake, here is the patch that drops
| 39413 [matz ruby-la] It was mistake. Thank you for the patch. And this is why I ask you
+ 39353 [chr_news gmx] You might find the following example somewhat enlighting?
^ Source File/Class relationship - the Ruby way
39325 [dcorbin impe] I come from the Java world, and I have tendancy to write one class to
39326 [Mark.Volkman] This message is in MIME format. Since your mail reader does not understand
39328 [brailsmt yah] The one class per file certainly is not the case with ruby. And if you
39360 [Mark.Volkman] This message is in MIME format. Since your mail reader does not understand
39385 [alan digikat] There's nothing preventing you from putting one class per file in your
^ Embeding Ruby
39327 [web2ed yahoo] I would like to use Ruby as an embeded tool for a large scale mission
39346 [decoux moulo] See [ruby-talk:36676]
39371 [web2ed yahoo] Guy, thanks...I'm now able to compile on linux/IX86.
+ 39375 [decoux moulo] ruby_run() call exit() at the end
+ 39379 [dennisn pe.n] main(int argc, char **argv)
^ An example of the beauty of Ruby...
39338 [hal9000 hype] Who was it who said something like, "In Ruby,
+ 39345 [pit capitain] On 30 Apr 2002, at 14:49, Hal E. Fulton showed an example of
| 39350 [hal9000 hype] A valid point.
+ 39356 [rich infoeth] OK...about as nitpicking as it gets...
| + 39357 [dblack candl] Don't flatter yourself :-)
| | 39361 [hal9000 hype] Actually, in this case, I did do it deliberately.
| | 39362 [rich infoeth] Well, lots of methods that append the ? in Ruby can linguistically be
| + 39358 [nat.pryce b1] If we're going to nitpick, I'd say that there's too many negatives in one
+ 39380 [patrick-may ] Ahhh.... that's a nice story.
^ Visual Debuggers for Ruby?
39341 [dennisn pe.n] So far on this list I've heard about a couple of Windows-based
39408 [mmaciaszek g] I think it would be desirable to have ruby integration in DDD. It's an
^ libglade and gnome widgets
39349 [matthias_vei] I use ruby-gnome and libglade for GUI-programming
^ Rif: Re: An example of the beauty of Ruby...
39351 [Marco_Bianci] or
39352 [dblack candl] Interesting. To me, though, a variable called "unchanged" is not
^ Ruby Dev. Guide Slashtdot review
39364 [rich infoeth] Its all-in-all very positive!
^ Slashdot review of Ruby Developers Guide
39365 [james rubyxm] /. has a review of The Ruby Developer's Guide.
39368 [feoh fourfuz] Ruby has gotten a LOT of good press of late.
39370 [stephan.schm] Introduce jRuby for scripting your java applications. Then the frst step
^ Override "initialize"
39366 [flcl gmx.net] I've been trying to find a way to prevent anyClass.new from
+ 39372 [matz ruby-la] It's using the backdoor named "C". If you want to be a wizard, use C.
| 39392 [jlj cfdrc.co] What is "C"? Is this a new programming language?
| 39403 [matz ruby-la] It's a "old" programming language, in which Ruby is written.
+ 39401 [nahi keynaut] Don't believe what he said. He is the wizard. :)
^ "Ruby Developer's Guide" Reviewed on Slashdot
39367 [jlj cfdrc.co] This was just posted on Slashdot and so I hope we don't get trashed too
39409 [neumann s-di] Thanks for the pointer.
^ Test Ruby apps on various Unixes and Linuxes
39369 [tobiasreif p] I'm currently enjoying Compaq's Test free drive program
39374 [chris.morris] So, with an account there, I can upload my ruby scripts and try them out?
39377 [tobiasreif p] Yep, simply ftp your stuff.
^ Ruby Weekly News
39373 [Dave Pragmat] Ruby Weekly News: 04/29/2002
^ Sockets problem
39376 [mfp students] I'm having problems writing a ruby script that connects, via a socket, to a
39389 [ruby-lists w] Hm, AFAIK Windows uses \r\n. Maybe that will work as $/
39461 [kgergely mla] Azt irtad, hogy
39526 [ruby-talk je] I think that's why many protocols specify "\r\n" as the line ending combo.
^ Ruby Weekly News
39382 [Dave Pragmat] Ruby Weekly News: 04/29/2002
^ Why are there four IDE development efforts, and can they be combined?
39383 [feoh fourfuz] So far I've seen freeRIDE, Practical Ruby, I think one called RubyIDE and
+ 39384 [Mark.Volkman] This message is in MIME format. Since your mail reader does not understand
| 39388 [curt hibbs.c] IDE.
+ 39387 [rich infoeth] Every time we see an effort along the lines of a Ruby IDE we try and
+ 39390 [curt hibbs.c] I know Rich already responded to this, but let me add a few additional
^ some questions about rb_newobj()
39391 [pbrannan atd] VALUE
39404 [matz ruby-la] No. It will either a) return an object b) raises exception, or c)
39430 [dennisn pe.n] I'm a bit confused by the concept of "no memory left". On Windows
+ 39431 [bill 32768.c] I spend a lot of time in environments with no virtual memory or with
| 39528 [dennisn pe.n] I've worked on alot of such systems myself, and enjoy it. But I
+ 39439 [matz ruby-la] Ruby does not introduced any artificial memory limit, but still memory
| 39531 [dennisn pe.n] <-- snip, snip -->
+ 39517 [jean_hugues_] On a 32 bits architecture a pointer can go up to 4 000 Mo. On some
^ ncurses, mingw32
39394 [snowzone5 ho] i've been away from ruby for awhile, it was time to dust off the pickaxe book
39406 [ttate kt.jai] I'm not so familiar to mingw32.
39414 [snowzone5 ho] yes, it's called pdcurses, but it's a port of ncurses for windows.
+ 39415 [ttate kt.jai] I successfully built using mingw32 version of gcc and ruby-1.6.7.
| 39522 [snowzone5 ho] i haven't run across pdc24_ming_w32.zip, i found a
| 39558 [ttate kt.jai] I couldn't find a pdcurses_mingw32.tar.gz.
| 39602 [snowzone5 ho] got it. i keep forgetting about scourceforge...
+ 39473 [j.travnik sh] you could try to compile JTTui, http://klokan.sh.cvut.cz/~jtra/
39523 [snowzone5 ho] at this point i'm not really interested in cygwin. i prefer working with
39552 [daniel zeped] What exactly do you mean by 'standalone mingw32'? Is that really MinGW +
39600 [snowzone5 ho] 'standalone' as in 'doesn't require cygwin.
39658 [dennisn pe.n] Actually, that was the correct URL at one time. Recently, they acquired
39791 [snowzone5 ho] that was one of the big draw for me also. cygwin has it's place, but
^ Seattle Ruby Brigade meeting tonight
39395 [pate eylerfa] The Seattle Ruby Brigade will be meeting tonight (4/30)at 7PM (PDT), at
^ Looking for Ruby Webserver
39399 [jim freeze.o] I am looking for a good, small and fast Ruby
+ 39405 [dsafari xtra] Perhaps WEBrick can help?
+ 39429 [bluetea nc.r] There is also one called httpd (pretty generic name, huh?) that is
39514 [hipster xs4a] fixes and performs better over-all. It's stable as well.