ruby-spoon - FFI binding of the posix_spawn function for Ruby

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ruby-spoon
Package version 0.0.4
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 77 B
Download size 4.87 KB
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Spoon is an FFI binding for Ruby of the posix_spawn function, providing
fork+exec functionality in a single shot.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-spoon_0.0.4-2_all.deb 0.0.4 all Ubuntu Universe
ruby-spoon - - -


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ruby -
ruby-ffi -
ruby-interpreter -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-spoon_0.0.4-2_all.deb
Source Package ruby-spoon

Install Howto

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




2014-10-09 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-spoon (0.0.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Rebuild to update rubygems-integration data
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes needed)
* Set Testsuite field to autopkgtest-pkg-ruby
2013-05-14 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-spoon (0.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* drop all patches, not needed any more.
2013-03-29 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-spoon (0.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Hideki Yamane ]
* Team upload.
* Initial release (Closes: #697272)
[ Cédric Boutillier ]
* debian/ruby-spoon.lintian-overrides: override lintian message about
missing upstream changelog.
* debian/patches:
+ increase_size_spawnattributes.patch: increase the size of
SpawnAttributes pointers to avoid segfault on 64bit architectures
+ pass_release_method.patch: circumvent the fact that AutoPointers from
the FFI gem do not support classes.

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