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Ruby script to open a web browser and log into an email account

Ruby script to open a web browser and log into an email account

Ruby script to open a web browser and log into an email account

I've seen a Ruby script that could check web-based email accounts (e.g., gmail, yahoo, hotmail, etc.) by opening a web browser. I'm not sure what triggers the yahoo captcha challenge.  However, I'd like to know if there was free Ruby code for a script to check email accounts.  In the script you hardcode the username and password.  I don't have much experience with Ruby.
This isn't homework, and I'm not trying to spam anyone.  You can send it to me after a semester would normally end (e.g., 12/21/12).  But assistance sooner would be very

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