[ANN] win32-file 0.3.0

Hi all,

The Win32Utils Team is happy to announce the release of win32-file

What is it?


Additional methods for the File class specific to the Win32 platform.

What's new?

This release adds several instance methods to allow you to modify file
attributes. They include archive=, hidden=, normal=, compressed=,
content_indexed=, offline=, readonly=, sparse=, system=, and

So, now you can do something like:

File.open("foo"){ |f|
   f.hidden = true
   f.archive = true

Where is it?

win32-file is available on the RAA or the RubyForge project page at


The Win32Utils Team