An easy solution would be to use druby, which is similar to CORBA or Java's
RMI:
http://raa.ruby-lang.org/list.rhtml?name=druby

    robert

"Dominik Werder" <dwerder / gmx.net> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
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> Hello!
>
> I want to make a stand alone web application server. My
> Apache/mod_ruby server should then connect to it to handle each
> request.
> My problem is:How should I do the connection?
> One TCP connection to localhost:myPort for each request?
> Named pipes?
> Or is there a possibility of a persistend network connection?
>
> Thank you very much for answering my questions!
> Dominik Werder