This is exactly the situation I still find myself in. Perhaps 80% of
the time I can do what I need to do using Ruby. The other 20% of the
time I switch to Python to do the job. Over time hopefully Ruby becomes
more and more Windows-oriented. At least to the degree it's Mac and
Linux friendly.

Brad Tilley wrote:
>
> When I have to muck around with security descriptors or other more complex
> windows specific stuff, I general use Python when Ruby cannot do the task as
> easily.