Wilkes Joiner wrote:
> Another option is SOAP4R and PySOAP.  However, depending on your desire to get
> rid of the "legacy" Python code, SWIG may be your best bet.

You can transfer data between Python and Ruby (in both directions) in just 
half a dozen lines of code, by using xmlrpc4r and Python's xmlrpclib.  
An example of this can be found in Ruby Developer's Guide, page 279.

Regards,

  Michael