Whuuu, there is modruby and eruby, what is the difference/their jobs?

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On Jul 12, 2004, at 5:51 AM, Nicholas Van Weerdenburg wrote:

> The following worked for me:
>
> http://www.rubygarden.org/ruby?ModRubyWithRuby181
>
> In general, look over http://www.rubygarden.org/ruby?RubyOnMacintosh 
> for more Ruby on Macintosh information. And if you have find anything 
> new, please add to the pages! There are a lot of repeat Mac questions 
> that would be nicely summarized on the wiki.
>
> The other thing I did to configure on Mac was get readline working 
> with irb. I downloaded the bundle linked to on this page (it worked 
> fine for me on 10.3)-
>   http://cherryville.org/8896/ruby_readline_for_mac.html
>
> irb is an interactive ruby interpreter that is helpful when learning 
> ruby. readline enables command history in it.
>
> Nick
>
>
> Jonas Hartmann wrote:
>
>> Welcome list, I am new to this and to ruby :-)
>> I want to start ruby and use it instead of php where it is possible 
>> to write small and medium sized web applications using sql and xml. i 
>> tried that in php but was not happy with the object orientation.
>>
>> I hope that ruby will force me into more oop-like coding style and 
>> enable more possibilities - I once did java for a short period
>>
>> Can one hand me over some tutorial/documentation links how to set up 
>> ruby/eruby and configure apache on Mac OS X? apache is already 
>> running:
>> http://ionas.homeunix.org/
>>
>> I was following the following information:
>> http://modruby.net/en/index.rbx/mod_ruby/install.html#label-0
>>
>> ionas:~/Desktop/eruby-1.0.5 ionas$ ./configure.rb 
>> --with-apxs=/usr/sbin/apxs --enable-shared
>> checking whether we are using gcc... yes
>> checking Ruby version... 1.6.8
>> checking for default charset... iso-8859-1
>> checking whether enable shared... yes
>> creating config.h
>> creating Makefile
>> ionas:~/Desktop/eruby-1.0.5 ionas$ make
>> gcc -g -Os -pipe -no-cpp-precomp -fno-common -DHAVE_INTTYPES_H   
>> -pipe -pipe -Wall -I. -I/usr/lib/ruby/1.6/powerpc-darwin7.0 -c 
>> eruby_lib.c
>> ar rcu liberuby.a eruby_lib.o
>> cc -g -Os -pipe -no-cpp-precomp -fno-common -DHAVE_INTTYPES_H   -pipe 
>> -pipe -Wall -I. -I/usr/lib/ruby/1.6/powerpc-darwin7.0 -dynamic 
>> -bundle -undefined suppress -flat_namespace  -L/usr/lib eruby_lib.o \
>>          -ldl -lobjc -o liberuby.bundle.1.0.5
>> gcc  -L/usr/lib eruby_logo.o eruby_main.o -L. -leruby 
>> /usr/lib/ruby/1.6/powerpc-darwin7.0/libruby.a -ldl -lobjc -o eruby
>> gcc: /usr/lib/ruby/1.6/powerpc-darwin7.0/libruby.a: No such file or 
>> directory
>> make: *** [eruby] Error 1
>> ionas:~/Desktop/eruby-1.0.5 ionas$
>>
>>
>> There simply is no libruby.a - how do I get that libary now? how can 
>> I compile it from where?
>>
>>
>> ionas:/usr/lib/ruby/1.6/powerpc-darwin7.0 ionas$ ls -ha
>> .               dln.h           node.h          rubyio.h        util.h
>> ..              env.h           pty.bundle      rubysig.h       
>> version.h
>> config.h        etc.bundle      rbconfig.rb     sdbm.bundle
>> defines.h       fcntl.bundle    re.h            socket.bundle
>> digest          intern.h        regex.h         st.h
>> digest.bundle   nkf.bundle      ruby.h          tkutil.bundle
>>
>>
>> -- 
>> Best regards
>> Jonas Hartmann
>> eMail  : Mail / Jonas-Hartmann.com
>> mobile : +49 160 99 2 44 679
>> phone  : +49 6151 2 79 45 97
>>
>>
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