On Feb 10, 2005, at 10:40 PM, Jeff Davis wrote:

> Is this really the simplest, ruby-like way to build a non-blocking 
> network app? It seems like this is harder and messier than C. It's 
> also hard to find the constants and functions even if they do exist.

I would say the simplest way would be to download a library that 
handles this for you.  ;)  I know there was one announced here not too 
terribly long ago, though a quick search didn't turn it up for me.  
Maybe the author will notice this thread and speak up...

James Edward Gray II