XDG v0.5.0 released

= XDG 0.5


XDG provides a module for supporting the XDG Base Directory Standard[1].

If your program utilizes user or system-wide support files (eg.
configuration files), you owe it to yourself to checkout the XDG

In this release, _glob methods were renamed to _select and now can take
a selection block in addition to, or as opposed to, the glob pattern

What’s next? The API should be stable now. I do not forsee and reasons
for it to change. In the future, I may add some additonal ruby-esque
features, but that should be purely in addition to what is already
there. If all this holds true for a hwile a 1.0 release will be

[1]XDG Base Directory Specification

0.5.0 / 2008-10-28

  • Renamed *_glob methods to *_select, and added block option.