Ruby 2.4 Performance Looking Good

Benchmarking Ruby 2.3.3 against Ruby 2.4.0

There are currently many articles highlighting new features of Ruby 2.4. I decided to run a basic benchmark comparing it to Ruby 2.3.3 and was pleasantly surprised.

PDF Object Representation in HexaPDF

Part of the series on the HexaPDF implementation

To work with PDFs using a library means that you need to understand at least the part of the PDF specification that is about the PDF object system. This post will introduce this part and then look at how HexaPDF implements it.

HexaPDF Performance Benchmark

A look at how the HexaPDF application performs in respect to others

My pure Ruby PDF library HexaPDF contains an application for working with PDFs. In this post I look at how this application performs in comparison to other such applications.