Forum: JRuby [ANN] shoes 4 preview released

8db112f19ce0a69c7e490bbf27256346?d=identicon&s=25 Tobias Pfeiffer (Guest)
on 2014-05-10 19:15
(Received via mailing list)
Attachment: signature.asc (555 Bytes)
Hello fellow JRubyists,

we just released shoes 4.0.0.pre1 which is the new version of shoes
(just in time for the second birthday of the project):

What is shoes?
Shoes is a small little GUI toolkit to easily build graphical user
interfaces in Ruby :)

Shoes 4 is more modular than the old shoes and all Ruby. Its first and
default backend is JRuby + SWT, which is why I write you :)

Would be really happy if you tried it out!

Full release blog post:
http://shoesrb.com/2014/05/10/shoes-4pre1-release.html

Also a note of thanks to the JRuby community. You were warm and
welcoming when we decided writing shoes4 with JRuby and helped us choose
between SWT and Swing. Also we got 3 Google Summer of Code spots (one
for myself!) and in general a whole lot of help. And of course without
the seamless JRuby <--> Java integration none of this would have been as
easy as it is right now.

So... thanks and shoes on!
Tobi
Please log in before posting. Registration is free and takes only a minute.
Existing account

NEW: Do you have a Google/GoogleMail, Yahoo or Facebook account? No registration required!
Log in with Google account | Log in with Yahoo account | Log in with Facebook account
No account? Register here.