This is a set of bindings for the GNOME 3.x and 4.x libraries to use from Ruby 2.5, 2.6 and 2.7.
Install the current releases.
The gems of the Ruby-GNOME projects can be easily installed with the
For example in order to install the gtk3 gem and its dependencies:
gem install gtk3
Install from GitHub master branch
You can also install these gems from GitHub master branch.
Gemfile like the following:
source "https://rubygems.org/" git "https://github.com/ruby-gnome/ruby-gnome.git" do gem "gtk3" end
Install these gems by Bundler:
% bundle install
% ruby extconf.rb % make % sudo make install
To compile and install a particular sub-binding, you can add arguments:
% ruby extconf.rb [subdir]... e.g.) ruby extconf.rb glib2 pango atk gdk_pixbuf2 gtk2
Or you can compile each sub-binding:
% cd <each sub-directory> % ruby extconf.rb % make % sudo make install
- ruby directory
- top source directory
- top directory
- if some libraries fail to compile/install, "make" command returns 1(exit 1)
Please report bugs either in our bug tracker
or on the ruby-gnome2-devel-en / ruby-gnome2-devel-ja mailing list
Copyright (c) 2002-2021 Ruby-GNOME Project Team
This program is free software. You can distribute/modify this program under the terms of the GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2.1.
Some GTK+ 3 examples are licensed under GNU Free Documentation License 1.3 or any later version later; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts.
Because they are based on scripts in PyGObject-Tutorial. PyGObject-Tutorial is licensed under GFDL 1.3.
See gtk3/sample/ directory for details.