ptools 1.1.8

Operating systemsOS : Windows / Linux / Mac OS / BSD / Solaris
Program licensingScript Licensing : Other Free / Open Source License - Artistic 2.0 License
CreatedCreated : Nov 10, 2009
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The additional features where inspired from Unix ...

The additional features where inspired from Unix command line tools.
Most important functions of ptools by Daniel Berger:
• File. which("ruby") # '/usr/local/bin/ruby'
• File. whereis("ruby") # ['/usr/local/bin/ruby', '/opt/bin/ruby']
• File. head("myfile") # Returns first 10 lines of 'myfile'
• File. middle("myfile", 8, 12) # returns lines 8-12 of 'myfile'
• File. tail("myfile", 3) # Returns last 3 lines of 'myfile'
• File. wc("myfile", 'words') # Returns the number of words in 'myfile'
• File. touch("newfile") # "newfile" now exists
• File. null # '/dev/null' on Unix, 'NUL' on windows
• File. binary? ('some_file') # true or false
• File. nl_convert("myfile", "newfile", "dos") # Creates a copy of 'myfile' called 'newfile', in DOS format
Demands:
• Ruby 1. 8. 0 or higher
Limitations:
• There is a bug in 1. 6. x that can cause $ characters to accumulate when converting to DOS or MAC format if nl_convert is run multiple times on the same file.
News in the current ptools 1.1.8 version:
• Fixed some bad variable names that crept into the File. nl_convert method.
added the File. null_device alias for File. null.
• Added cygwin and mingw to Windows detection code.
• One of the nlconvert tests is now skipped on Windows.
• Two text files that were previously bundled as part of this library for testing purposes have been removed. Those are now dynamically generated within the tests themselves.
• Gemspec updates.
• Documentation updates.
• Added the :gem rake task.

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