Robert Dober wrote:

>>  Other than *swing* in *JRuby* is there any advantage of using *JRuby*
>>  over *Ruby?
> Swing is all but an advantage, unless you have a really cool tool to
> generate a Swing interface, it is APITN to write swing GUIS.


Use Netbeans to draw the UI

Use Monkeybars to wire it up in pure, intuitive Ruby.

It doesn't get any easier.

Seriously; if you think Rails makes it easy to do Web apps, Monkeybars 
gives the same creamy Ruby goodness to Swing  apps.


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James Britt

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