> I love the Ruby language and I'd hate to see official support for it > die. IIRC the BeOS port hasn't been maintained in a while due to > some > non-standard socket stuff, so I doubt current versions can be built > on > BeOS. Haiku, however, may be a completely different story (I should > give it a try this weekend). Does anyone know what all is involved > with being an "official" maintainer? > > I'm assuming that they are referring to the BeOS build and would > treat > Haiku as a separate platform. Hopefully they will add Haiku as a > supported platform, but I doubt they would do so before Haiku is > released. Maybe dropping support for net_server but keeping BONE for now would be a compromise. It would allow removing all hacks and have something close to what the Haiku port will look like. François.