[MacRuby-devel] MacRuby 0.5 beta

Laurent Sansonetti lsansonetti at apple.com
Fri Oct 9 01:56:09 PDT 2009


Users should not need to obtain and install LLVM. MacRuby uses it  
statically. There was a mistake in the installer, we forgot to bundle  
llc (LLVM compiler tool) used by macrubyc, this will be fixed in the  
upcoming nightly builds then in the next beta.


On Oct 9, 2009, at 1:02 AM, Jordan K. Hubbard wrote:

> Just judging by the initial round of twitter / blog postings, the #1  
> problem people are having trouble with 0.5B1 is obtaining LLVM.    
> Antonio has already put together a nice blog posting about it (http://antoniocangiano.com/2009/10/08/getting-macrubys-compiler-to-work/ 
> ), but shouldn't his instructions be on the MacRuby blog, seeing as  
> how Laurent's announcement is the first thing many people are going  
> to see?  Even better, maybe an LLVM package to go along with  
> MacRuby, also linked to on the site?  Given that you need a very  
> specific (e.g. recent, from trunk) version of LLVM for MacRuby to  
> work at all, this seems pretty reasonable.  If the instructions were  
> "just go grab llvm 2.6" then I might feel differently.
> - Jordan
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