On Jun 29, 2012 4:05 PM, "D M" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > The exact problem is why do I have to explicitly set $LOAD_PATH to only recognize the path of the application? I don't recall ever having to do that in ruby/jruby before and I have never had to do that in any other language. > > Why does JRuby not know what the path is to the currently executing .rb file. > > given main.rb(which lives in lib) and http_proxy/http.rb why cant JRuby require http.rb with a simple require 'http_proxy/http' in main.rb without all the ridiculous $LOAD_PATH contortions? It sounds like you've started using 1.9 compatibility mode -- either through the --1.9 option or .jrubyrc or just using JRuby 1.7.0preview1, which enables it by default.
on 2012-06-30 04:24