Package description for 'ruby'

The ruby programming language

 Ruby is a an exciting new, pure, object oriented programming language.
 While few people in the West have heard of Ruby yet, it has taken off like
 wildfire in Japan---already overtaking the Python language in popularity.

Various other information for package 'ruby'   (Repository 'michiel')


Author: Yukihiro Matsumoto <>
Maintainer: Michiel Hobbelman <>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 1.8.6-p111

Download: ruby-1.8.6-p111.tar.gz

Buildtime: 15609 (5) seconds (on reference hardware)
Buildtime: 16575 (9) seconds (on reference hardware)
Package Size: 6.69 MB, 1001 files

Dependencies: 00-dirtree applewmproto applewmproto:dev bash2 bdb44 bdb44:dev
Dependencies: binutils bzip2 coreutils cvm diffutils findutils gawk gcc42 gcc42:dev
Dependencies: gdbm gdbm:dev glibc26 glibc26:dev grep groff libx11 libx11:dev
Dependencies: libxau libxcb libxdmcp linux26-headers:dev ltrace make mktemp ncurses
Dependencies: ncurses:dev net-tools openssl openssl:dev readline readline:dev sed
Dependencies: sysfiles tar tcl tcl:dev tk tk:dev twoftpd ucspi-unix util-linux
Dependencies: xmame xproto:dev zlib zlib:dev

ROCK Sources:  ruby.cacheruby.confruby.desc