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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7<!ENTITY ruby-download-http " ">
8<!ENTITY ruby-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/ruby-&ruby-version;.tar.gz">
9<!ENTITY ruby-md5 "8ffc79d96f336b80f2690a17601dea9b">
10<!ENTITY ruby-size "3.5 MB">
11<!ENTITY ruby-buildsize "36.2 MB">
12<!ENTITY ruby-time "0.62 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="ruby" xreflabel="Ruby-&ruby-version;">
16<sect1info>
17<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
18<date>$Date$</date>
19</sect1info>
20<?dbhtml filename="ruby.html"?>
21<title>Ruby-&ruby-version;</title>
22
23<sect2>
24<title>Introduction to <application>Ruby</application></title>
25
26<para>The <application>Ruby</application> package contains the
27<application>Ruby</application> development environment. This
28is useful for object-oriented scripting.</para>
29
30<sect3><title>Package information</title>
31<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
32<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&ruby-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
33<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&ruby-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
34<listitem><para>MD5 Sum: &ruby-md5;</para></listitem>
35<listitem><para>Download size: &ruby-size;</para></listitem>
36<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required: &ruby-buildsize;</para></listitem>
37<listitem><para>Estimated build time: &ruby-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
38</sect3>
39
40<sect3><title><application>Ruby</application> dependencies</title>
41<sect4><title>Optional</title>
42<para><xref linkend="openssl"/>,
43<xref linkend="tk"/>,
44<xref linkend="db"/>,
45<xref linkend="gdbm"/></para>
46</sect4>
47</sect3>
48
49</sect2>
50
51<sect2>
52<title>Installation of <application>Ruby</application></title>
53
54<para>Install <application>Ruby</application> by running the following
55commands:</para>
56
57<screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=/usr \
58 --enable-shared --enable-pthread &amp;&amp;
59make &amp;&amp;
60make install</command></userinput></screen>
61
62</sect2>
63
64<sect2>
65<title>Command explanations</title>
66
67<para><parameter>--enable-shared</parameter>: This parameter builds the
68<filename class='libraryfile'>libruby</filename> shared library.</para>
69
70<para><parameter>--enable-pthread</parameter>: This parameter links the
71threading library into the <application>Ruby</application> build.</para>
72
73</sect2>
74
75<sect2>
76<title>Contents</title>
77
78<para>The <application>Ruby</application> package contains
79<command>ruby</command>,
80<command>irb</command>,
81<command>erb</command>,
82<command>rdoc</command>,
83<command>ri</command>,
84<command>testrb</command>,
85<filename class='libraryfile'>libruby</filename> libraries and
86numerous scripts and modules.</para>
87
88</sect2>
89
90<sect2><title>Description</title>
91
92<sect3><title>ruby</title>
93<para><command>ruby</command> is an interpreted scripting language for quick
94and easy object-oriented programming.</para></sect3>
95
96<sect3><title>irb</title>
97<para><command>irb</command> is the interactive interface for ruby.</para>
98</sect3>
99
100</sect2>
101
102</sect1>
103
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