[Rubygems-developers] Installation into 'bin' directory

Jim Weirich jweirich at one.net
Thu Nov 27 02:01:32 EST 2003

Gavin Sinclair wrote:
> Hi guys,
> I noticed on the Wiki that when you install RubyGems, you must
> manually copy the executable to a place in your path.  I wonder why
> that is.  Minero Aoki's install.rb handles it.
> Anyway, I'll install gems myself soon and see what's going on.

This was discussed, but didn't get implemented in the first pass. 
Eventually, it will support executable installation.

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