> > Project Goals
> > =============
> > The goal of this project is to make Ruby an excellent
> > choice for developing on the Win32 platform.  Ruby has
> > lagged behind Perl and, especially, Python in the
> > Win32 arena.  We intend to not only equal Perl and
> > Python in terms of Win32 development viability, but
> > surpass them both in terms of a superior API and
> > additional packages.

After the release of the "superior API"/additional packages,
People will compile them into parrot VM,
then both Perl and Python can call those library as if 
the library were written in their languages.

Ruby can do the samething vis versa.

Why reinvent the wheel ..