real-world example where you’d want to access particular
of a string.
If that is the case, then why doesn’t Ruby remove all
Because it would be a disaster. You want real world examples? Take a
look at any of the pure Ruby code in the Win32Utils examples where I
have to take slices out of character buffers and pack or unpack them
into the appropriate value. I’m guessing this might apply to Ruby/DL as
I’m sure there are many people using character access in “real world”
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