February 18-20, 2015
Montreal, Canada

Write Your C Extension for Ruby

People can choose Ruby to speed up development or C for performance. It's a trade-off between different goals. A compromising approach is to use Ruby and replace the part of performance bottleneck with C extension. This talk will cover a brief introduction of C API in Ruby, and how to create a C/C++ extension Gem.

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Weihang Jian


A freelancer since 2012, founder of brainana.com in 2013, an e-commerce outsourcing company using Ruby and Rails, and also founder of 5xruby.tw (a Ruby company for consulting and education), as well as a graduate student. Love Ruby and C. Program for joy and living.

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