Installing kindlegen command via gem
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Kindlegen

Easy to install kindlegen command via gem.

When you run this gem, it will download a tarball of kindlegen from amazon.com and extract it. Then you can find the command file in "$GEMPATH/bin".

Using from Ruby

Require kindlegen, then run kindlegen commands.

Kindlegen.command

Returns the path of the kindlegen command.

Kindlegen.run(*args)

Runs the kindlegen command with specified parameters.

Example

require 'kindlegen'
stdout, stderr, status = Kindlegen.run("sample.opf", "-o", "sample.mobi")
if status == 0
  puts stdout
else
  $stderr.puts stderr
end