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nice-ffi-0.4
(2010-03-31)

Nice-FFI by jacius

About

Nice-FFI is a layer on top of Ruby-FFI (and compatible FFI systems) to augment it with features to aid development of FFI-based libraries.

Nice-FFI currently features:

Nice-FFI was originally developed as part of Ruby-SDL-FFI.

Caveats

Nice-FFI is still in early development stages. That means:

As such, this library is currently for the adventurous only. If you are not willing to continuously update your code to match the new API, then you should wait until version 1.0.

Dependencies

License

Nice-FFI is licensed under the following terms (the "MIT License"):

Copyright © 2009-2010 John Croisant

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

Download

The simplest way to get Nice-FFI is via RubyGems:

$ sudo gem install nice-ffi

You can also clone the project with Git:

$ git clone git://github.com/jacius/nice-ffi

Or, you can download the source in either zip or tar formats.