Newbie question: Calling a shell script from ruby

I thought that Zubin’s original question was about calling perl scripts.

Don’t know why, but I also assumed that he was on a unix box. I don’t know
if Windows has anything like the #! magic number.



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From: GOTO Kentaro []

At Wed, 25 Sep 2002 09:39:20 +0900, Henderson, Michael D wrote:

That works if has “#! /usr/bin/env perl -” (or the not-made-up
equivalent), which is very much highly recommended.

Thanks for helpful supplementation. But why perl for :slight_smile:

– Gotoken