Article: Deploying JRuby Applications with Java Web Start

by Werner Schuster Follow 9 Followers on  Mar 12, 2008 3

JRuby allows to make application deployment easy by allowing to use Java Web Start. This article walks through the necessary steps for deploying a JRuby GUI application (an Object Browser). Additionally, it looks at Ahead Of Time (AOT) Compilation, a new feature in JRuby 1.1, which allows to compile Ruby code to Java bytecode at build time.

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