On Saturday 18 March 2006 08:19 am, Randy Kramer wrote:
> I need to write what might be called a Ruby service or server(?)--a Ruby
> program that:
>    * runs only one instance even if "invoked" multiple times
>    * can be sent additional "commands" via CLI commands, e.g., if the name
> of the program is, for example, "program" I can issue multiple CLI commands
> like:

Oops, wait--I'm starting to wake up now--that would be a daemon, wouldn't it?  
Off to Google [Ruby daemon].

But, any hints appreciated!

Randy Kramer