Hi,

In message "[ruby-talk:02987] Winole install trouble"
    on 00/05/25, Andrew Hunt <andy / Toolshed.Com> writes:

> 31: A device attached to the system is not functioning.   
> - ./lib/win32ole.dll (LoadError)
> from x:\ruby\win32ole\sample\excel1.rb:1
> 

I tested with ruby 144 zip file, cygwin1-20000525.dll, 
precompiled win32ole.dll, and the win32ole.dll works 
fine on Windows 95. 

By the way, I released new Win32OLE 0.1.2. You can get
precompiled win32ole.dll 0.1.2 (zip compressed) from
my site.

http://homepage1.nifty.com/markey/ruby/win32ole/index_e.html

 Masaki Suketa <CQN02273 / nifty.ne.jp>