Piergiuliano Bossi wrote:

> While I think that building CRUD in rails should be simple (but I have 
> never tried and I wonder if there is any alternative), I imagine that 
> there currently is no solution ready to use as a desktop gui.

If you don't care about what kind of GUI it is, prototyping a CRUD 
application in Rails is ridiculously easy, thanks to scaffolding. 
Actually building one is not all too difficult, either.

Alex