Rubinius Ruby language variant gets an upgrade

Improvements offered in debugging, memory usage, and performance

By , InfoWorld |  Development, Rubinius, Ruby

JIT performance is improved via block inlining. "Our JIT is able to see through a lot of the complicated semantics of Ruby and generate fast machine code for high-level concepts," Phoenix said.

A query agent is featured as well for getting low-level information out of the virtual machine.

Rubinius supports the Ruby on Rails Web development framework, Phoenix said.

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