[Ironruby-core] Reading files in Dynamic Silverlight

John Lam (DLR) jflam at microsoft.com
Sat Apr 5 21:38:06 EDT 2008


Michael Foord:

> In IronPython you just use the ordinary 'file' type to open a file that
> is in the 'xap' file as if it was a local resource. You may find that
> something similar is available in IronRuby.

I added this feature to IronPython to support the Peter Norvig spell check demo that we used at MIX. I haven't gotten around to adding that functionality to IronRuby yet - it's on the list of things to do.

Thanks,
-John



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