Wayne Vucenic wrote:
> On Sat, 4 Dec 2004 13:53:41 +0900, Francis Hwang <sera / fhwang.net> wrote:
> 
>>Are there people saying this could be done in any other language
>>besides C/C++? 
> 
> 
> Further up on that same page Dave Winer says: "People ask if C# or
> Java would be okay, and the answer is, of course. I basically meant
> "compiled code" as opposed to interpreted code. Static instead of
> dynamic. We have to cut to the metal."
> http://archive.scripting.com/2004/12/02


But is this true?

Is this a case where one would have to honestly say, No, Ruby wouldn't 
be a good choice?


James