[Ironruby-core] Try IronRuby in your browser

C.J. Adams-Collier cjac at colliertech.org
Mon May 12 18:07:37 EDT 2008


Ah!  Thanks for the clarification, Mike.

On Mon, 2008-05-12 at 14:18 -0600, Mike Moore wrote:
> I think the issue is vetting the contribution. Microsoft wants to
> protect itself and make sure that anything in the "core" hasn't
> violated an existing copyright. As I understand it, Microsoft
> considers it prohibitivly expensive to ensure that all contributions
> aren't already copywritten, which is why they don't accept patches to
> the core yet. Once the DLR is stabilized they will allow contributions
> to the IronRuby core because it can no longer influence the DLR core.
> 
> On 5/12/08, C.J. Adams-Collier <cjac at colliertech.org> wrote: 
>         Hey there Shri,
>         
>         Do you accept changes provided that the contributor has
>         assigned
>         copyright to Microsoft?
>         
>         http://lwn.net/Articles/272265/
>         http://www.copylaw.com/forms/copyassn.html
>         http://www.update.uu.se/~ams/inetutils/gnulib/doc/Copyright/request-assign.changes
>         
>         Cheers,
>         
>         C.J.
>         
>         
>         On Mon, 2008-05-12 at 11:29 -0700, Shri Borde wrote:
>         > Hi Oleg,
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         > You can prevent stack overflow by explicitly maintaining the
>         recursion
>         > count. See
>         >
>         http://lists.ironpython.com/pipermail/users-ironpython.com/2007-October/005694.html for a related thread about IronPython. However, such a fix in IronRuby would be in IronRuby.dll, and so we could not accept your patch. You could try patching it for your own version of IronRuby if wanted.
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         > Thanks,
>         >
>         > Shri
>         >
>         > Want to work on IronPython, IronRuby, F#?Visit
>         > http://blogs.msdn.com/ironpython
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         > From:ironruby-core-bounces at rubyforge.org
>         > [mailto:ironruby-core-bounces at rubyforge.org] On Behalf Of
>         Curt
>         > Hagenlocher
>         > Sent: Monday, May 12, 2008 10:19 AM
>         > To: ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
>         > Subject: Re: [Ironruby-core] Try IronRuby in your browser
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         > You might want to change your blog entry to say
>         "OSI-approved Open
>         > Source license" instead of "GPL-based license" so that you
>         don't give
>         > our lawyers a collective heart attack ;).
>         >
>         > On Mon, May 12, 2008 at 9:46 AM, Oleg Tkachenko
>         <oleg at tkachenko.com>
>         > wrote:
>         >
>         > Hello!
>         >
>         > I put together some simple version of IronRuby powered "Try
>         Ruby" [1].
>         > This is just night hack, I hope to improve it.
>         >
>         > Now, the problem is that anybody can crash it with "def f()
>         f() end",
>         > "f()". I mean StackOverflowException, which is really bad on
>         shared
>         > ASP.NET hosting.
>         >
>         > Any idea if IronRuby can prevent stack overflow? I'm
>         volunteering to
>         > contribute an implementation if so.
>         >
>         >
>         > [1] http://www.ironruby.info/ir/
>         > --
>         > Oleg
>         >
>         >
>         > _______________________________________________
>         > Ironruby-core mailing list
>         > Ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
>         > http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/ironruby-core
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         >
>         > _______________________________________________
>         > Ironruby-core mailing list
>         > Ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
>         > http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/ironruby-core
>         
>         _______________________________________________
>         Ironruby-core mailing list
>         Ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
>         http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/ironruby-core
>         
>         
> 
> _______________________________________________
> Ironruby-core mailing list
> Ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
> http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/ironruby-core
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
URL: <http://rubyforge.org/pipermail/ironruby-core/attachments/20080512/29039c20/attachment.bin>


More information about the Ironruby-core mailing list