[TxMt] Ruby help (ri) lookup frustrated by duplicated entries

James Gray james at grayproductions.net
Wed Jan 9 18:21:21 UTC 2008

On Jan 9, 2008, at 11:33 AM, Fritz Anderson wrote:

> Doing a ⌃H document lookup in a Ruby on Rails file won't lead me to  
> the desired documentation. Instead, the lookup disambiguation menu  
> loops infinitely.

This is a known bug in ri.  :(

> This is, I assume, a problem with my Ruby installation, but it  
> particularly bites me in TextMate, and I hope someone here can point  
> me to a solution.


   1.  Launch TextMate
   2.  Select "Release Notes" from the "Help" menu
   3.  Push control-s to activate the incremental search
   4.  Type "fastri" without the quotes
   5.  Read and follow the instructions in the entry the search  

Hope that helps.

James Edward Gray II

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