From: Emmanuel Touzery [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, February 19, 2004 7:42 AM
To: ruby-talk ML
Subject: Re: speed benchmarks comparing Ruby to Py/Perl/PHP/etc?
George Gambill wrote:
Several months ago I attended a Ruby presentation at a local
Linux Users Group) InstallFest.
The presenter commented that Ruby (when finished) can be
words) to C. I suppose compiling from the C code would
pickup some of the
However, at this time, I am still a “lurker” to Ruby. All
though a lurker
with high hopes.
You misunderstood, he probably meant that you can rewrite the
speed-critical parts of the application in C while keeping
the rest of
the program in ruby. but otherwise there is no ruby->C
(that I know about).