Ruby-GNOME2 2.1.0


The Ruby-GNOME2 project released Ruby-GNOME2 2.1.0.
This release supports Ruby 2.1.0!

Ruby-GNOME2 is a multi platform GUI library for Ruby based
on GTK+ GUI toolkit.

Ruby-GNOME2 2.1.0 provides not only GUI tool kit but also 3D
based GUI tool kit, many format supported image
reader/writer, PDF reader/writer, audio/video
encoder/decoder, WebKit based Web browser component and so
on. Ruby-GNOME2 provides binary bundled gems for Windows
users. If you want to use Ruby-GNOME2 on Windows, you just
type “gem install …”. You don’t need a compiler.


gem install gtk2
gem install gtk3

= About Ruby-GNOME2

Ruby-GNOME2 is a set of Ruby language bindings for the GTK+
2.x/3.x and GNOME 2.x/3.x development environment.

= About GTK+


GTK+ is a highly usable, feature rich toolkit for creating
graphical user interfaces which boasts cross platform
compatibility and an easy to use API. GTK+ it is written
in C, but has bindings to many other popular programming
languages such as C++, Python and C# among others. GTK+ is
licensed under the GNU LGPL 2.1 allowing development of
both free and proprietary software with GTK+ without any
license fees or royalties.

= About GNOME

from About Us – GNOME

The GNOME project provides two things: The GNOME desktop
environment, an intuitive and attractive desktop for
users, and the GNOME development platform, an extensive
framework for building applications that integrate into
the rest of the desktop.