It's all good and well that it can, yet about its effective and efficiency?
Some languages are also more proficient at such tasks.

On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 7:45 PM, Hans Mackowiak <lists / ruby-forum.com>wrote:

> imo you could do everything possible in python in ruby too
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> about the speed, pure ruby code maybe slow but you can powerup it with
> C-exts like in python
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> with the right bindings you could make desktop applications for GTK or
> for QT (or use wxwidgets)
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> you could make 2D Games and also 3D games
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> for both kind (applications and Games) i currently make new ruby
> bindings, but they are not finish yet
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