On Mar 25, 2010, at 15:45, Roger Pack wrote:
I cannot reproduce with ruby trunk:
>> 
>> $ time ruby19 -v foo.rb
>> ruby 1.9.2dev (2010-02-09 trunk 26623) [x86_64-darwin10.2.0]
>> 36
>> 39
>> 
>> real    0m0.477s
> 
> From his original post:
> 
> in 1.9.1 it shows
> 106
> 110
> 
> it appears that he has a few more gems installed.  I think that is
> what helps to reproduce it.


I installed merb on my ruby trunk:

# the worst time I got for ruby trunk
$ time ruby19 foo.rb
78
82

real	0m0.579s
user	0m0.382s
sys	0m0.104s

# the best time I got for apple ruby 1.8.7
$ time ruby foo.rb
11
35

real	0m0.617s
user	0m0.454s
sys	0m0.120s