[Rake-devel] Rake and --directory option
hgs at dmu.ac.uk
Wed Jan 30 09:41:32 EST 2008
On Wed, 30 Jan 2008, Jim Weirich wrote:
> On Jan 30, 2008, at 8:54 AM, Andrea Fazzi wrote:
> > PaweÅ Kondzior ha scritto:
> >> Hello, about 2 years ago someone posted patch for rake to be abbe to
> >> change current working directory before doing any tasks, this future
> Since rake automatically changes directories to the directory
> containing the rakefile, why not just specify the rakefile directly
> (with the -f) option?
You might want to keep the rakefile outside to work for work on a
directory that regularly gets messed up. And Ruby has a -C option,
so for the same reasons as that.
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