I'd ask you why the following code doesn't works: -- data = gets data.chomp if data == "a" puts "True" else puts "False" end -- It's always false. (ruby 1.8.4 in WinXP console) Thanks for your answers.
on 2006-06-07 07:58
on 2006-06-07 08:25
Michal wrote: > -- > It's always false. (ruby 1.8.4 in WinXP console) "chomp" does not alter the string, it returns a new, modified copy. "chomp!" does modify the string, and returns nil if no change was made. Try these instead: data = gets.chomp or: data = gets data.chomp! Cheers, Dave