On Sat, May 1, 2010 at 8:57 AM, Kaye Ng <sbstn26 / yahoo.com> wrote:
>> If I was building an application to handle something like that, I
>> would probably start with a webapp in Ruby on Rails.   
>> a webapp, I would probably look towards JRuby/Swing.
>
> I'm not interested in webapp because we don't have a network setup.  
> want a simple program that works on a single pc only.

You don't need a network setup to use a webapp, you can launch it in
your PC and use a browser to interact with the application. HTML is
probably easier than GUI code, and web frameworks like Rails have a
lot of documentation and support.

Jesus.