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(David Douthitt) #1

David Douthitt
CUNA & Affiliates
UNIX Systems Administrator
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ned@bike-nomad.com 6/13/02 7:47PM >>>

Why use sed when Ruby already has regex? I’d certainly just take
the output of gunzip and process it in Ruby rather than with
another process (sed).

As I said, I prefer ksh to almost everything… and am quite comfortable with it. I need more experience with Ruby yet.

Why use gunzip when Ruby has Ruby/zlib?
http://www.blue.sky.or.jp/atelier/ruby/
http://www.blue.sky.or.jp/atelier/ruby/ruby-zlib-0.5.1.tar.gz

Didn’t know about it - besides:

ruby -v

ruby 1.4.3 (1999-12-08) [hppa2.0n-hpux11.00]

Does it work with 1.4.3?

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On Thursday 13 June 2002 05:27 pm, Dossy wrote: