>>>>> "V" == Ville Mattila <mulperi / iki.fi> writes:

V> here is what I'm trying to do, unfortunately this block on
V> "getting connection" line. I have probably misundestood Thread handling.
V> Could someone ligthen me? Ruby is 1.6.4 and the platform is Win2000.

 You have an example of TCPserver in the documentation of ruby

  http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/man-1.4/socket.html#TCPServer


Guy Decoux