On Fri, 4 Feb 2005 07:04:11 +0900, Alexander Kellett
<ruby-lists / lypanov.net> wrote:

> working on alternatives for the ruby runtime has
> to be about the most difficult tasks one could take
> on, and on top of that, the community interest doesn't
> really help.
> 
> maybe its just me but i expected *many* more emails in
> reply to the yarv and ruby2c releases!!!!!
> 
> come on guys and gals, surely these projects are worth
> way more than that? what with being a possible future
> to ruby, it seems natural that people would express
> much more interest!
> 
> even if you don't want to or don't think you could help
> out directly then at least get involved!, give feedback!
> i'm sure the developers would love it!

I don't think the (perceived) lack of response indicates a lack of
interest. To be fair, Ruby2C was only announced two days ago and I
suspect that most people (including myself) just haven't had the time
to download and try it out.