Package: ruby1.8 (18.104.22.168-2ubuntu0.3) [security]
Links for ruby1.8
Download Source Package ruby1.8:
Original Maintainers (usually from Debian):
- akira yamada
- Daigo Moriwaki
- Lucas Nussbaum
It should generally not be necessary for users to contact the original maintainer.
- Homepage [www.ruby-lang.org]
Interpreter of object-oriented scripting language Ruby 1.8
Ruby is the interpreted scripting language for quick and easy object-oriented programming. It has many features to process text files and to do system management tasks (as in perl). It is simple, straight-forward, and extensible.
This package provides version 1.8 series of Ruby.
On Debian, Ruby 1.8 is provided as separate packages. You can get full Ruby 1.8 distribution by installing following packages.
ruby1.8 ruby1.8-dev ri1.8 rdoc1.8 irb1.8 ruby1.8-elisp ruby1.8-examples libdbm-ruby1.8 libgdbm-ruby1.8 libtcltk-ruby1.8 libopenssl-ruby1.8 libreadline-ruby1.8
Other Packages Related to ruby1.8
- dep: libc6 (>= 2.2.5) [amd64]
- Embedded GNU C Library: Shared libraries
also a virtual package provided by libc6-udeb
- dep: libc6 (>= 2.3.6-6~) [i386]
- dep: libruby1.8 (>= 22.214.171.124)
- Libraries necessary to run Ruby 1.8