My friend Lori noted a great way to Add to the Ruby Library Path. She also noted that I had no way to put comments on my blog. Users would get sent to a page telling them to log in, but I never provided the login link
Fixed — check out the “Links” section on the blog page. You’ll see there are two new links to Register and Login. You have to register so you can log in so you can post comments.
In Ruby not library management is not always as simple as running
Some Ruby code is distributed simply as libraries. So where do you put these libraries? The clue is
in the Ruby
irb(main):001:0> puts $LOAD_PATH
This tells you that you can put your library code in any of the above listed directories and
if Ruby still can’t find the code it will try the current directory you’re running code in before
Personally I end up using the
I just saw on the Codegear Ruby newsgroups that a vulnerability on the net/https
library was reported. Basically the library doesn’t validate the server certificate
CN (Common Name).
You can read the details here:
Patches have been done for Ruby to accommodate this and you can download them from here: