Running Bash Commands From Ruby

Whenever we talk about Ruby and System Administration, its only a matter of time before Bash is mentioned.  There are several different ways to run a bash script or command in Ruby.  Which one you pick will be based on what you want to occur, full control changed to the...

Connecting to a remote machine using Win32API and Ruby

I haven't used the Win32 API in a while as most of my time is spent in *nix as of late, but when I saw this post on the Ruby mailing list, I thought it'd be a good topic to address.  The Win32 API provides a number of different ways of...