M. Edward (Ed) Borasky wrote:
> Peter Meier wrote:
>> Hi,
>> 
>> is there a possibility to control a browser like Firefox or IE with
>> ruby? 
>> 
>> I' thinking about a script to login in a system and do some
>> operations there - pushing buttons, .... 
>> 
>> 
>> Thanks
>>    Peter
>> 
>> 
> On Windows, there's WATIR to drive IE. I'm not sure about Firefox on
> Windows or any browsers on non-Windows systems.

WATIR also drives Safari on Mac OS X
(http://rubyforge.org/projects/safariwatir/). Information on Watir for
Firefox can be found here:
http://wiki.openqa.org/display/WTR/FireWatir+-+WATiR+for+FireFox

Gennady.