In Ruby news, James Hranicky and Curt Sampson have provided some good ideas for the Ruby tail module. Curt is the guy who added the "-F" option to the BSD tail command. I've incorporated their ideas into what I already had. It's shaping up nicely.
The Solaris binary from the Mozilla home page crashes on Solaris 9. So, today I made an aborted attempt to build Mozilla from the source. Too many dependencies and failed 'make' calls which I don't feel like debugging. Screw it. I'll stick with Opera.