ruby-rb-inotify - A Ruby wrapper for Linux's inotify, using FFI

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ruby-rb-inotify
Package version 0.9.7
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 47 B
Download size 10.96 KB
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This Ruby library is a simple wrapper over inotify, a Linux kernel subsystem
that acts to extend filesystems to notice changes to the filesystem, and
report those changes to applications.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-rb-inotify_0.9.7-1_all.deb 0.9.7 all Ubuntu Universe
ruby-rb-inotify - - -


Name Value
ruby -
ruby-ffi >= 0.5.0
ruby-interpreter -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-rb-inotify_0.9.7-1_all.deb
Source Package ruby-rb-inotify

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ruby-rb-inotify deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ruby-rb-inotify




2016-03-01 - Thiago Ribeiro <>
ruby-rb-inotify (0.9.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Imported Upstream version 0.9.7
* Update packaging using dh-make-ruby -w
2014-06-21 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rb-inotify (0.9.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0.9.5
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5 (no changes needed)
2013-09-25 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rb-inotify (0.9.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 0.9.2
* debian/control:
+ remove obsolete DM-Upload-Allowed flag
+ drop transitional packages
+ update my email address
+ bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes needed)
+ use canonical URI in Vcs-* fields
2012-06-26 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rb-inotify (0.8.8-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump build dependency on gem2deb to >= 0.3.0~
2012-05-14 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rb-inotify (0.8.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Transition to the new Ruby policy
+ rename source and binary packages
+ use gem2deb packaging tool
* Bump Standards-Version: to 3.9.3 (no changes needed)
* Add myself to Uploaders: 
* Override lintian warnings about duplicate descriptions of transitional
2010-03-20 - Micah Anderson <>
librb-inotify-ruby (0.7.0-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Changed librb-inotify-ruby1.9.1 Architecture: to all
2010-03-20 - Micah Anderson <>
librb-inotify-ruby (0.7.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix librb-inotify-ruby Depends to depend on librb-inotify-ruby1.8
2010-03-16 - Micah Anderson <>
librb-inotify-ruby (0.7.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix Build-Depends to include ruby1.8 and ruby1.9.1 (Closes: #574089)
2010-03-04 - Micah Anderson <>
librb-inotify-ruby (0.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #572694)

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