On Sep 17, 2008, at 09:41 AM, Michael Klishin wrote:
> 2008/9/17 Yusuke ENDOH <mame / tsg.ne.jp>:
>> I'd like to confirm one thing; will the stardard libraries be also  
>> frozen?
>> I'm waiting rubygems to be upgraded ([ruby-core:18391], [ruby-core: 
>> 18422]).
>> But if it will miss the deadline, must I wait for ruby 2.0 (or  
>> install
>> latest rubygems manually) ?
>
> Next version of RubyGems, AFAIK, is gonna have some updates that  
> reduce memory
> consumption of any Ruby application that uses RubyGems. If possible,
> it'd be great
> to have that version in the standard library.

RubyGems in 1.9 already uses very little memory (gem_prelude.rb).