On Thursday 22 August 2002 12:07, you wrote:
> On Thu, 2002-08-22 at 12:16, Jim Menard wrote:
> > That is the only reason I translated DataVision from Ruby to Java. The
> > code feels bloated now, but at least the GUI runs everywhere without end
> > users having to install a GUI library.
>
> now that's interesting.
>
> would you consider porting back if we could give you a good GUI
> solution?

FWIW, the last three projects I've started the lack of a decent GUI solution 
was one of the main reasons that I didn't choose Ruby.  Reports are important 
too, but one runs across the GUI problem first.