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Ruby

When I try to do the block argument in workspaces, I get a -bash error??

Hi - When I try to do the block argument in workspaces (not the challenge after video 1 but in the video itself), I get a -bash error. I am typing it exactly how the video and the notes are telling me to 5.downto(3) { |number| print number } and I get a bash error with expected argument error having to do with the '3'. Anyone else getting this error in workspaces?? any suggestions on how to fix it? and i am in IRB

William Li
William Li
Courses Plus Student 26,868 Points

Hi, Julia, can you provide the link to that particular course video?

2 Answers

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,412 Points

bash is the name of the console's main command interpreter/runner. If you're getting a bash error you're not in irb anymore when you typed that in. Enter the irb command again to get back into it.

Thank you Seth Kroger and William Li ! I got it working