rbistolfi has packaged ruby for VL 6.0.
Package Size: 2526 K
Installed Size: 24690 K
ruby: ruby (Interpreted object-oriented scripting language)
ruby: Ruby is an interpreted scripting language for quick and easy
ruby: object-oriented programming. It has many features to process text
ruby: files and to do system management tasks (as in Perl). It is simple,
ruby: straight-forward, and extensible.
ruby: Visit the Ruby project online at http://www.ruby-lang.org/
This is a security fix http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/news/2008/08/23/dos-vulnerability-in-rexml/
This ruby package also fixes an issue reported by aixuser01 here: http://forum.vectorlinux.com/index.php?topic=9378.0
rubygems has been added to the package for easy installation of ruby libraries.
After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.