- JRuby 1.1.6RC1 released (final due next week)
- Glassfish gem 0.9.1 released (with latest Glassfish v3 server inside)
- Rails 2.2 released and JRuby mentioned right there in the title... wasn't long ago when the jruby team was fighting to get Rails even run on it's implementation.
- Mike Herrick and his team are seeing incremental performance improvements for jruby releases...
Hopefully I'll get some time of the holidays to dust off some of my (now old) projects and give them a whirl with all the new hotness... I'd love to do some more benchmarks and see if the thread-safety of Rails does anything to improve things on jruby outright. Of course, I'll post results if I can get around to it.
For a sort of realtime look at what folks are doing with jruby: