Rolf Marsh wrote:
> Drew Olson wrote:
> > Rolf Marsh wrote:
> >> I have looked everywhere and can't find answers to the following
> >> questions:
> >>
> >> 1)  Can I create a compiled executable with Ruby as I can with other
> >> languages?
> >> 2)  How does one deploy a Ruby application?
> >>
> >> If someone could please point me to where in any documentation this is
> >> covered, I would be most grateful.
> >
> > Take a look at the rubyscript2exe gem, it packages your script along
> > with all the necessary standard library files and the interpreter into
> > an .exe file you can run on any windows box.
>
> Thank you... now, can you tell me where all of this is documented?
> Also, I am interested in creating some GUI programs, and would like to
> see what is available for the GUI.
> 
download the gem and read the documentation ... it does what you want