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  • irb/input-method.rb


Use a File for IO with irb, see InputMethod



The file name of this input method, usually given during initialization.

Public Class Methods

new(file) click to toggle source

Creates a new input method object

               # File irb/input-method.rb, line 99
def initialize(file)
  @io =

Public Instance Methods

encoding() click to toggle source

The external encoding for standard input.

               # File irb/input-method.rb, line 125
def encoding
eof?() click to toggle source

Whether the end of this input method has been reached, returns true if there is no more data to read.

See IO#eof? for more information.

               # File irb/input-method.rb, line 110
def eof?
gets() click to toggle source

Reads the next line from this input method.

See IO#gets for more information.

               # File irb/input-method.rb, line 117
    def gets
      print @prompt
      l = @io.gets
#      print @prompt, l

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