PragProg installer for 1.8 & absent documentation

I just discovered that documentation for the “standard library” in the
1.8 installer for windows does’nt appear in htmlo format.
This is’nt a great problem to me, but I suppose it should appear in


(actually this directory contains two subdirs:

  • /doc: contains irb stuff, forwardable.rd, shell.rd… where is
    everything else?
  • /sample: why this directory is here? why don’t put stuff in
    $ruby/samples ?

(ruby -v
ruby 1.8.0 (2003-05-26) [i386-mswin32]