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Maglev has begun to publish glowing performance numbers well in advance of actually running anything at all. They haven’t started running the RubySpecs and have no compatibility story today. You can’t actually get Maglev yet and run anything on it. It’s worse than Vaporware, it’s Presentationware.

Charles Nutter # 1st June 2008, 11:29 pm

Promise and Peril for Alternative Ruby Impls. Charles Nutter’s detailed and opinionated overview of the state of twelve different Ruby implementations (six of which are covered in detail). # 27th April 2008, 2:18 pm