[Rubyinstaller-devel] File.executable?(directory) == true?

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Sat Aug 1 12:44:39 EDT 2009

On Sat, Aug 1, 2009 at 10:50 AM, Roger Pack<rogerdpack at gmail.com> wrote:
> I noticed this behavior in ruby on windows:
> C:\dev\ruby>mkdir go
> C:\dev\ruby>ruby -e 'puts File.executable?("go")'
> true
> Is this worthy of complaint, does anyone think? :)


Most of the File methods are flawed on Windows, not because attributes
but also the lack of ACL knowledge.

Luis Lavena
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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