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F592698b26e6ebb8d1755c6499f9d31d?d=identicon&s=25 Uwe K. (donv)
on 2012-05-11 00:14
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The Ruboto team is proud to announce the release of Ruboto 0.6.0.

Ruboto is a framework for writing full Android apps in Ruby. It includes
support libraries and generators for creating projects, classes, tests,
and more.

New in version 0.6.0:


* Issue #143 Move Ruboto Rake tasks to rakelib/ruboto.rake and let
Rakefile be project specific
* Issue #155 Switch default compatibility level to Ruby 1.9
* Issue #156 Set default target to Android 2.2 api level 8
* Issue #158 On-device generation of Java subclasses
* Issue #168 Make exception from scripts propagate to the caller for
debug packages
* Issue #169 Enable running tests not on UI thread.


* Issue #172 ruboto update of BroadcastReceiver adds new_with_callbacks
call even if it exists


* Issue #152 Ruboto release 0.5.3 build tool fails
* Issue #160 Failed to create new project
* Issue #161 More helpful error reporting in app creation process


* Issue #159 non constant values


To use Ruboto, you need to install a Java JDK, the Android SDK, Apache
ANT, and a Ruby implementation.  Then do (possibly as root)

gem install ruboto

To create a project do

ruboto gen app --package <>

You can find an introductory tutorial at

If you have any problems or questions, come see us at


Uwe Kubosch
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