[MacRuby-devel] spotlight - MDItemRef

Ruben Fonseca ruben at 0x82.com
Thu Oct 29 11:07:02 PDT 2009

Hi Josh!

On Oct 29, 2009, at 5:48 PM, Josh Ballanco wrote:

> Hi Ruben,
> Using an Objective-C class in a MacRuby script is the first step in  
> both recipes currently posted to the MacRuby website (http://www.macruby.org/documentation.html 
> ). Your choices are either to add a "dummy" Init_foo{} function and  
> make a foo.bundle from the class or compile the Objective-C files to  
> a foo.framework and then either put the framework in a well known  
> location (like /Library/Frameworks) or modify the  
> DYLD_FRAMEWORK_PATH before running your MacRuby script.

Perfect! I read both recipes and it seems pretty easy :) Thank you!

> If you want more details on wrapping C API, I am currently working  
> on just such a project, and might be able to put together another  
> recipe. What sort of information would you be looking for  
> specifically? Is there a particular C API you'd be interested in  
> seeing how to wrap?

Actually I was offering my time and help to create those wrappers :) I  
don't have any need for a particular C API right now...

> Finally, as to your later question, there actually *is* a MacRuby  
> API for GCD currently in the 0.5 beta and nightly builds.

Yes I know. That's why I've asked if it makes sense to include more  
wrappers to other C APIs into Macruby!

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