[Rake-devel] Rake 0.8.5 (preview) on Windows

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Wed Apr 22 14:10:18 EDT 2009

On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 1:23 PM, Jim Weirich <jim.weirich at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a new build of rake (which will eventually become Rake 0.8.5) ready
> to go ... except for testing under Ruby 1.9 and Windows.  This version
> includes the latest windows fixes from quix for better system() support on
> windows.
> In particular, there are differences in the way system() works under 1.8 and
> 1.9, so I want to make sure someone gives it a try.
> If someone could grab the latest github version and run the test suite under
> Ruby 1.9 and windows, I would be very grateful.

Luis at KEORE (D:\Users\Luis\projects\oss\rake)
$ git log
commit 4b8c5a15a88defb1e6d516ba9a6e560d3b5af233
Author: Jim Weirich <jim.weirich at gmail.com>
Date:   Wed Apr 22 09:56:47 2009 -0400

    updated gem spec

See the following Gist:


I'll give it a whirl during the weekend with RubyInstaller project and
see if there are other issues with it, so far, so good.

Luis Lavena
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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