[Ironruby-core] Why IronRuby?

Randall Sutton randallsutton at gmail.com
Tue Jan 26 11:26:42 EST 2010

I have been using it the last couple months for building out a Silverlight app and have found a lot less friction coding WPF with IronRuby as opposed to XAML and C#.


On Jan 26, 2010, at 9:13 AM, Mohammad Azam wrote:

> Hi,
> I was thinking about why to use IronRuby and one of the things that came
> to my mind is because of better gems like spec, cucumber etc. Mostly my
> use of IronRuby is around unit testing .NET CLR frameworks. But then
> .NET CLR implementations is catching up with all these tools like
> specflow and (.NET implementation for cucumber not sure about the name).
> RAKE is awesome but usually I just use sh to execute shell scripts and
> perform the build. Currently, I am not interacting RAKE with .NET
> assemblies so it is pure Ruby implementation.
> So, what do you think? Where would you use IronRuby?
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