[Ironruby-core] Support For Referencing Ruby Libs As Embedded Resources?

Curt Hagenlocher curt at hagenlocher.org
Fri Feb 8 21:00:26 EST 2008


On Feb 8, 2008 5:48 PM, John Messerly <jomes at microsoft.com> wrote:
> M. David Peterson:
>
> > A recent inquiry on the Ruby.NET list brought up the question as to
> > whether or not the ability to reference ruby libs as embedded resources
> > is supported or will be supported via IronRuby. e.g.,
> >
> > require 'res://assembly.dll/foo/bar'
>
> Is the embedded resource a Ruby file or something else?
> What is the feature used for?

I imagine the idea is to make deployment more robust by putting the
Ruby source somewhere that a user can't screw up. ;)

At least, that's what *I'd* want it for...

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Curt Hagenlocher
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