Phlip wrote:
> Ruboids:
> 
> Suppose I wanted to play a WAV file each time any Rakefile tasks all 
> succeed, and play another one each time any task fails.
> 
> How could one add such a feature, portably between Linux and WinXP?
> 
> The two sub-questions are therefore:
> 
>  - what's Ruby's dirt-simple but portable sound library?
> 
>  - how to hook into the Rakefile task stack
>      to intercept its results?
> 
> Long term, I will select choice samples from "Holy Grail", such as "Ni!" and 
> "Bad Zoot!" But that's the easy part...
> 

maybe with bundled (parts of) sdl - but then you would need to offer 
dlls/sos for multiple platforms.

what about pc-speaker? any interface to that existing in ruby?