[fxruby-users] Reporting with FX

Joel VanderWerf vjoel at path.berkeley.edu
Mon Mar 9 17:09:54 EDT 2009

Joel VanderWerf wrote:
> Stuart Clarke wrote:
>> Ok thanks, I will check that out.
>> Also, I am writing a help file for the GUI which I want to be a 
>> compiled html file. I want to launch this file in its native format 
>> (outside of fox), how would I do this this with FX. To clarify, when a 
>> user clicks the help button a help sheet will appear either chm or a 
>> PDF in adobe pdf reader.
> I've never used it but the launchy gem seems to be a popular way to open 
> external apps in a cross-platform way.

Oops, now I realize Lyle said exactly the same thing earlier... Btw, 
this is more of a ruby question than a fxruby question. You may get more 
  opinions if you ask on the ruby-talk list. But it may be worthwhile to 
take a look at launchy first.

        vjoel : Joel VanderWerf : path berkeley edu : 510 665 3407

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