> -----Original Message-----
> From: Daniel Carrera [mailto:dcarrera / math.umd.edu]
> Sent: Saturday, November 16, 2002 9:11 PM
> To: ruby-talk ML
> Subject: Ruby compiler
>
>
> Hello,
>
> Is there a Ruby compiler?
>
> Most people don't have Ruby installed on their computers.  If I send them
> a program I wrote in Ruby, they won't be able to run it.
>
> Is there a way that I can turn a ruby script into a binary program that
> can be run on its own?

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For Windows, there is Exerb
http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/raa-list.rhtml?id=700

"Exerb is the software which converts scripts/extension-libraries of the object
oriented language Ruby into a Windows executable file which can execute alone
and independently."


James