They are not ruby. There is some ruby in shelling out to the
executable, but the actual app is not ruby. Currently that is the
only way I see to get the site consistent in displaying the version
This may be a bit of a non-issue as we move off to gemsfor.net
to keep them in the ruby platform.
I don't know the best way forward here either. Do you have
So we've been discussion the idea of the platform. The thing we
keep coming back to is the biggest use of platform is RUBY, not
based on OS. But most of the other platform targets talked about
are based on OS.
What I think we would like to see is something like ".NET",
because it's a language like Ruby. That means the mswin32 should
probably be something more like "C++" if that is who it was
originally created for.