Migrating to Ruby 1.9 (YARV): Posts you have to read!

Monday, April 21, 2008

So, you are reading everywhere that Ruby 1.9 is faster than 1.8 (even I say so! :D ) and you want to give it a try or even port your existing code to it. Where should you start from? Here's a collection of links to posts, pages, discussions, etc with useful information.

First of all, here is a video talk from Matz for Google Tech Talks:

Also, some presentations:

  1. Matz on Ruby 1.9 from his Rubyconf 2007 talk.
  2. Migrating to Ruby 1.9, by Bruce Williams from his Scotland on Rails and Austin on Rails talks.
  3. Wild & Weird Ideas: An overview of Ruby 1.9, by Hlame from his LRUG presentation.

Blog posts covering multiple differencies between the two versions of Ruby:

Upcoming or recently published books that cover Ruby 1.9:

And after you've finished reading all the above and want an almost complete listing of changes (!!!) you can find it on this post from eigenclass. Have fun :)

Bonus section:

And now, you also want some info on how to get Ruby 1.9 side-by-side with the good-old 1.8? Ok, here are some links for you too:

,,,,

1 comments:

  • 阿童木

    Center city famous global luxury Swiss watch brand Parmigiani swiss replica watches Palma Jonny founded in 1996 in Switzerland Valdet Lavelle. replica watches uk Where the soul of the brand is located, it is the special technology of its antique clock and watch / mechanical repair and fully independent manufacturing capability. rolex replica Brands focus on independent production capacity, the pursuit of the superb technology, creativity and quality. Today, Jonny Nirupama has developed into one of the very few completely independent manufacturing top Swiss watch brand.

  • Post a Comment