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Natalie – a work-in-progress Ruby compiler, written in Ruby and C++
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 24 Sep 2023
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2 projects | dev.to | 14 Nov 2022
Since I tried Sorbet, a Ruby type-checker, the idea of building an ahead-of-time compiler for Ruby is a cool side project that has been in my mind for some time now. To my surprise, during Hacktoberfest, I got to know Natalie, this AOT compiler written in C++ by Tim Morgan.
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 9 Mar 2022
Unlike other languages, ruby is mainly driven by one application - Rails. As newer web FWs come, it's hard to see Rails keep up. The trends for Rails does not look good for the past 5 years . I am hopeful that natalie  will work. If it does, it will remove the biggest downside to ruby.
Natalie: A unique Ruby implementation, compiled to C++ (WIP)
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 23 Dec 2021
What are some alternatives?
fib - Performance Benchmark of top Github languages
yjit - Optimizing JIT compiler built inside CRuby
tenderjit - JIT for Ruby that is written in Ruby
ruby-compiler-survey - A project cataloguing, preserving, and dissecting compilers for the Ruby programming language
ruby - The Ruby Programming Language
Ruby on Rails - Ruby on Rails
sorbet - A fast, powerful type checker designed for Ruby
okami - okami is an application development platform