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freightrain -> http://github.com/bolthar/freightrain is an MVC framework over 
GTK+ and other toolkits. It makes the job much easier than having to deal 
directly with ruby/GTK... give it a try :-)
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Andrea

On Friday, March 11, 2011 05:15:19 pm Shadowfirebird wrote:
> > I use Shoes. I'm biased; I'm one of the maintainers.
> 
> That's interesting.  I rather thought that you had to think of Shoes as a
> seperate language, almost.   Do you ever find that the Shoes syntax ever
> gets in the way of writing good old-fashioned Ruby code? Or is that a
> stupid thing to say?
> 
> I fell in love with Shoes when _Why produced it, but I was seduced away to
> try and learn a "proper" toolkit (GTK, in fact). What would you say the
> limits of Shoes were?