Welcome to the list of Frequently Asked Questions on the ruby-talk mailing list ! Feel free to add to it!
What are the ruby-talk best practices/guidelines?
How do I convert a ruby script into a distributable executable?
What is the best Ruby GUI framework?
What is the best editor for Ruby?
Ruby should do X!
Ocra is often recommended for Windows user. The old way is “rubyscript2exe”, but in not updated for newer Ruby versions. “crate” is theoretically cross platform (and often recommended for linux) [1 2]. exerb is another windows based packager. rawr is a distributor for jruby. If you just wish to distribute your ruby code to other developers then you could also distribute it as a gem.
here is a list comparing some
Instructions on how to submit a patch
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