Pry Doc is a plugin for Pry. It provides extended documentation support for Pry.
All you need is to install the gem. The
pry-doc plugin will be detected and
gem install pry-doc
Pry Doc extends two core Pry commands:
show-source (aliased as
For example, in vanilla Pry it’s impossible to get the documentation for the
loop method (it’s a method, by the way). However, Pry Doc solves that problem.
Let's check the source code of the
Generally speaking, you can retrieve most of the MRI documentation and accompanying source code. Pry Doc is also smart enough to get any documentation for methods and classes implemented in C.
Pry Doc supports the following Rubies:
- MRI 1.9
- MRI 2.0
- MRI 2.1
- MRI 2.2
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The project uses the MIT Licencse. See LICENSE file for more information.