[Rake-devel] Plan for 0.8.4?

Jim Weirich jim.weirich at gmail.com
Mon Oct 27 12:07:13 EDT 2008


On Oct 25, 2008, at 2:58 PM, Luis Lavena wrote:

> I just addressed some corrections in my fork (under windows branch):
>
> http://github.com/luislavena/rake/tree/windows
>
> Basically:
>
> Consider MinGW also as valid Windows platform, which improves the
> support for upcoming one-click installer based on it:
> http://github.com/luislavena/rake/commit/49b669ed72891a2a891be31cb8fdde9e54e950c5
>
> Reordered how Rake find system-wide Rakefile (HOME,
> HOMEDRIVE+HOMEPATH, APPDATA and then USERPROFILE)
> http://github.com/luislavena/rake/commit/5813a2ad0e2d277a97e7b84fb9995bf7cb30676c
>
> Corrected some mocks during Win32 tests that generated some errors
> when executing test under Windows:
> http://github.com/luislavena/rake/commit/e2a1cb2d766a1dfc503fd5ac0ba1cdbd48b25112
> http://github.com/luislavena/rake/commit/fd75a2c9f27c7655cdc5fccb1b8b0a34ba025d97
>
> Corrected some tests and made them platform specific:
> http://github.com/luislavena/rake/commit/c7f5273ef87e959ff643d6fc752bc0bdb5d9c57c
>
> Make Rakefile matching really case insensitive:
> http://github.com/luislavena/rake/commit/23275bc752cdc62c50ed79adbe3367acda905cf2
>
> Most of those are just to remove the noise around executing test  
> under Windows.
>
> I needed to patch that to be able to work and release on other
> packages like DataMapper, Merb, Hoe, ParseTree and RubyInline.
>
> The one pending thing I noticed is how system with multiple args is
> working, which I believe I'm missing something from this thread:
>
> http://rubyforge.org/pipermail/rake-devel/2008-September/000581.html
>
> And some questions from me here:
>
> http://rubyforge.org/pipermail/rake-devel/2008-October/000601.html
>
> Thank you again for your time.

Created a ticket for this: http://onestepback.org/redmine/issues/show/29

Will look into these items directly.

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-- Jim Weirich
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