George Ogata wrote:

>I got used to using C-j instead of RETs and TABs.  Give it a bash.
>  
>
Eugh, my pinky finger hurts enough from coding on a German keyboard from 
reaching to AltGr all the time, reaching for Ctrl for each newline would 
definately give me CTS ;P You can always hack ruby-mode.el and map 
RUBY-REINDENT-NEWLINE-AND-INDENT (word order subject to change) to RET - 
I managed even as an utter elisp newbie. Works like a charm.

David Vallner