This gem provides a very simple and straightforward interface to Growl (for Macs) through the osascript command which comes pre-installed on Macs.


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'simple_growl'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install simple_growl


The usage is really simple

require 'simple_growl'
SimpleGrowl::notify('Title', 'Message')


  1. Fork it
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create new Pull Request