I'm happy to announce the release of win32-event 0.1.0. This is an
extension for native event objects on the Win32 platform. It was
modelled somewhat on Perl's Win32::Event package, although there are
What's it good for?
Good question! I wrote this because I thought I might eventually need
it for a future package that allows Ruby programs to be run as Services.
It may also come in handy someday for native threads, overlapped I/O
operations, named pipes, or communication devices. If you come up with
a good use, please let us all know!
Please note any comments/suggestions/bug reports on the project page.