rEmo - ruby emoticons parser

rEmo transforms ASCII-emoticons to HTML.


gem install remo


First you need to copy the themes in your project, for example, in irb:


It will copy the themes in pwd/public/images/emoticons/ ...

And, parse :

See the rdoc for advanced usage.


Two themes are bundled into rEmo : simplesmileys and skype. You can preview the themes on the homepage.

A theme is a YAML file of regexps->image name. You can create one, but it's not recommended for your mental health (regexps sucks!).