#ruby-lang - Fri 11 May 2007 between 12:48 and 13:35

NY Lost Funds



LoganCapaldoI'm gonan scream regardless
actioncout bloodily murders logan to keep him from screaming
coutbloodily murders logan to keep him from screaming
LoganCapaldobut especially if you are on windows
Because guess what mode File.read(filename, size) uses on windows?
Hint: Its not "rb"
Hey look Newpy2 is using mIRC
actionLoganCapaldo takes a deep breath
LoganCapaldotakes a deep breath
Newpy2heh
yeah, I am on windows...what does it do?
LoganCapaldo\r\n translation is ruining your day
coutgood call, logan
LoganCapaldoalso they're can be "end of file" characters in the file
*there
Newpy2ah, windows is tryign to read as though \r\n was there
LoganCapaldoFile.open(filename, 'rb') { |f| f.read }
coutyes, and you don't need to specify the size to read, if the file is the right size to begin with
Newpy2woo
thanks
coutdebugging YARV is much harder than debugging the old interpreter.
all these macros make me dizzy
plus they make it harder to set breakpoints
boriorbloop
bloop?
actioncizra can't figure out how to use rbuic )=
cizracan't figure out how to use rbuic )=
boriormmm, gui programming.... *shiver*
or should that be *shudder* ... =/
couthmm, ruby spits out a lot of junk when VMDEBUG is enabled
andy_hbloop the programming language?
boriorandy_h: heh. no, I was just making silly noises. I'd forgotten about that though -- I only read GEB a few months ago.
andy_hborior: hofstadter's new book is a worthy successor to GEB, although I admit theres a lot in GEB I still don't understand
borior: although to be fair, it was over 10 years ago since I last read GEB
boriorandy_h: thanks for that, I hadn't seen the new one .. well it was only released a month or so ago. interesting.
amazon, here i come.
Bam__new book on Ruby? (joined late sorry)
Freakyno, much more interesting ;)
Bam__yea?
manveruGEB?
chris2:)
Freakyhttp://www.amazon.co.uk/Am-Strange-Loop-Douglas-Hofstadter/dp/0465030785/
oh look, their URLs have changed yet again

Page: 2 9 16 23 30 37 

IrcArchive

NY Lost Funds