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Ruby’s C Extension Problem and How We're Solving It

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Ruby’s C extensions have so far been the best way to improve the performance of Ruby code. Ironically, they are now holding performance back, because they expose the internals of Ruby and mean we aren’t free to make major changes to how Ruby works. In JRuby+Truffle we have a radical solution to this problem – we’re going to interpret the source code of your C extensions, like how Ruby interprets Ruby code. Combined with a JIT this lets us optimise Ruby but keep support for C extensions.

RubyConf 2016

The International Ruby Conference — more commonly known as RubyConf — has been the main annual gathering of Rubyists from around the world since 2001. Focused on fostering the Ruby programming lan...