On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 2:55 PM, Allan Davis <javaalley / gmail.com> wrote:
> I am trying to figure out which would be the best C++ compiler to install=
 on
> my system. =A0I am forced to develop on windows for my job, and I wanted =
to
> look into developing a ruby extension and apache mod.
>
Passenger is already a good enough apache mod.
What would this ruby extension do? Your best looking at ffi.
 Best is a very ambiguous term.


> I was debating between cygwin, mingw or ms cpp express. =A0Can someone gi=
ve me
> a best recomendation?

Surely there has to be an llvm compiler for windows.
It depends on what you are using it for.

Also, IronRuby might be of interest to you.

Andrew McElroy

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