C Ruby

Open-source C projects categorized as Ruby

Top 11 C Ruby Projects

  • oj

    Optimized JSON

  • weechat

    The extensible chat client.

  • rugged

    ruby bindings to libgit2

  • themis

    Easy to use cryptographic framework for data protection: secure messaging with forward secrecy and secure data storage. Has unified APIs across 14 platforms.

  • soloud

    Free, easy, portable audio engine for games

    Latest mention: Cross platform audio frameworks in Cpp? | reddit.com/r/cpp | 2021-01-11

    soloud: https://github.com/jarikomppa/soloud

  • iodine

    iodine - HTTP / WebSockets Server for Ruby with Pub/Sub support

  • rmagick

    Ruby bindings for ImageMagick

  • ruby-pg

    A PostgreSQL client library for Ruby

    Latest mention: Ruby 3.0 and the new FiberScheduler interface | news.ycombinator.com | 2020-12-28

    > each is in its own OS thread and GVL releases when the thread blocks.

    The GVL isn't automatically released when a thread blocks on IO. Each bit of native code performing IO has to explicitly release it like in the pg gem here: https://github.com/ged/ruby-pg/blob/fb465855ce1dd12cf7eb69c9...

  • polyphony

    Fine-grained concurrency for Ruby

  • ruby-lxc

    ruby bindings for liblxc

  • digest-crc

    A Cyclic Redundancy Check (CRC) library for Ruby.

    Latest mention: Using Ruby | reddit.com/r/ruby | 2021-01-06

    Having similar syntax to Ruby makes it easier to port Ruby code to Crystal (ex: digest-crc -> digest-crc.cr). The Crystal stdlib is very complete and they have a growing "shards" ecosystem, roughly the same age as Rust's https://crates.io or Nim's nimble. You should look into Crystal again.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-01-11.


What are some of the best open-source Ruby projects in C? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 oj 2,671
2 weechat 2,079
3 rugged 2,044
4 themis 1,191
5 soloud 1,012
6 iodine 711
7 rmagick 562
8 ruby-pg 434
9 polyphony 201
10 ruby-lxc 115
11 digest-crc 73