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An interpreter for the Ruby programming language with the intention of being lightweight and easily embeddable
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What is mruby?

It is the lightweight implementation of the Ruby language complying with part of the ISO standard. It can be linked and embedded within your application.
mruby is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.
mruby is an open source tool with 5.2K GitHub stars and 779 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to mruby's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses mruby?

6 developers on StackShare have stated that they use mruby.

mruby Integrations

Ruby, Rails, Google Code Prettify, Corona SDK, and MoonScript are some of the popular tools that integrate with mruby. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with mruby.

mruby's Features

  • Small
  • Compatible bytecode with mruby
  • Concurrent execution

mruby Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to mruby?
Ruby is a language of careful balance. Its creator, Yukihiro “Matz” Matsumoto, blended parts of his favorite languages (Perl, Smalltalk, Eiffel, Ada, and Lisp) to form a new language that balanced functional programming with imperative programming.
Lua combines simple procedural syntax with powerful data description constructs based on associative arrays and extensible semantics. Lua is dynamically typed, runs by interpreting bytecode for a register-based virtual machine, and has automatic memory management with incremental garbage collection, making it ideal for configuration, scripting, and rapid prototyping.
Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.
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