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-ruby-wmi
-http://ruby-wmi.rubyforge.org/
-by Gordon Thiesfeld
-gthiesfeld@gmail.com
+# Description
-== DESCRIPTION:
+ruby-wmi is an ActiveRecord style interface for Microsoft's Windows
+Management Instrumentation provider.
- ruby-wmi is an ActiveRecord style interface for Microsoft's Windows
- Management Instrumentation provider.
+Many of the methods in WMI::Base are borrowed directly, or with some
+modification from ActiveRecord.
+ http://api.rubyonrails.org/classes/ActiveRecord/Base.html
- Many of the methods in WMI::Base are borrowed directly, or with some
- modification from ActiveRecord.
- http://api.rubyonrails.org/classes/ActiveRecord/Base.html
+The major tool in this library is the #find method. For more
+information, see WMI::Base.
- The major tool in this library is the #find method. For more
- information, see WMI::Base.
+There is also a WMI.sublasses method included for reflection.
- There is also a WMI.sublasses method included for reflection.
+# Requirements
-== SYNOPSIS:
+* Windows 2000 or newer
+* Ruby 1.8 / 1.9
- # The following code sample kills all processes of a given name
- # (in this case, Notepad), except the oldest.
+# Synopsis
+
+The following code sample kills all processes of a given name
+(in this case, Notepad), except the oldest.
require 'ruby-wmi'
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-== REQUIREMENTS:
+# Installation
- Windows 2000 or newer
- Ruby 1.8
+ $ gem install ruby-wmi
-== INSTALL:
+# License and Authors
- gem install ruby-wmi
+Maintainer:: Jamie Winsor (<jamie@vialstudios.com>)
-== LICENSE:
+Original Author:: Gordon Thiesfeld (<gthiesfeld@gmail.com>)
(The MIT License)
-Copyright (c) 2007 Gordon Thiesfeld
-
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

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