Carl Youngblood wrote:
>
> Tobias Luetke wrote:
>
> >under windows it seems to be very important to use rubyw.exe and not
> >ruby.exe for performance. Maybe thats it ?

I'm running webrick with ruby.exe without any slowdown problem.

> Question:  I've seen this mentioned a few times now.  If this is the
> case, does the ruby installer for Windows associate .rb files with
> ruby.exe or rubyw.exe?  It would seem silly to be saying it should be
> one way and then have all the default behaviors do it the other way.  If
> there is no good use for ruby.exe, then we should simply rename
> rubyw.exe to ruby.exe.

The one-click installer associates *.rb files with ruby.exe and *.rbw files
with rubyw.exe.

Curt