Just curious, have you seen girl_friday?

http://mperham.github.com/girl_friday/

On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 2:25 AM, Ralf Mueller <ralf.mueller / zmaw.de> wrote:

> Hi!
> JobQueue is a ruby gem, that allows you to run Ruby methods and system
> commands in parallel. It comes with an executable prun.rb with takes two
> arguments: Number of worker threads and a shell scripts, from which line is
> executed in parallel wrt the given number of threads.
>
> Thanks to Robert Klemme, who provided some implementation ideas some years
> ago.
>
> Hints for improvements and any type of criticism are very welcome! Hope
> you'll find it usefull.
>
>
> doc: http://rubydoc.info/gems/**jobQueue/frames<http://rubydoc.info/gems/jobQueue/frames>
> dev: https://github.com/Try2Code/**jobQueue<https://github.com/Try2Code/jobQueue>
> tests: https://github.com/Try2Code/**jobQueue/blob/master/test/**
> test_jobqueue.rb<https://github.com/Try2Code/jobQueue/blob/master/test/test_jobqueue.rb>
>
>


-- 
Tony Arcieri