Hi,
I was able to build ruby on IRIX. However a change had
to be made to gc.c where it calls the gcc

__builtin_frame_address(2) -- this call results in a
crash. so put it in 
#elif defined(__GNUC__) && !defined(__alpha__) && !defined(__APPLE__)
&& !defined(__MIPS__). Now everything is fine.

--M.

> Date: Fri, 16 Feb 2001 01:05:35 +0900 From: Juli^[$BaO^[(B Romero
> Nieto <julian.romero / eresmas.com> Newsgroups: comp.lang.ruby Subject:
> Re: Irix build
> 
> jonnalagadda mangesh wrote:
> 
> > Hi,
> > I tried building ruby on Irix.
> > 
> I have ruby compiled in a couple of SGI box with Irix 6.5.x without 
> problems.
> can you give some details?  are you able to compile/link other programs?
> 
> ·êuliáî
> 
> 
>