On 7/24/07, M. Edward (Ed) Borasky <znmeb / cesmail.net> wrote:
> I used to be a *real* minimalist. I did some of my best hacking in Forth
> on an HP-100 Pocket PC. Darn thing ran Perl 4 too at an acceptable
> speed, doubled as a VT100 with a usable keyboard and an almost visible
> 80x24 screen. I'll bet it will run Ruby, although I'm not sure what kind
> of script you could cram into 640K.

If you mean an HP 100lx, then no it won't run Ruby.  Ruby for DOS
won't work on an 8086, if it is even still available at all that is.

Try a Zaurus.  I'm getting Ruby up and running on mine.  =)