Take a look at the Curses library module. It's part of the standard  
Ruby distribution.

Regards, Morton

On Aug 14, 2006, at 5:44 PM, Sard Aukary wrote:

> Is it possible to output text to specific coordinates at the command
> line in Ruby?  If not how can command line apps such as Edit in  
> Windows
> or vi in UNIX be written?