[Rubygems-developers] Old format now supported in CVS...etc

Jim Weirich jim at weirichhouse.org
Thu Jul 15 09:44:57 EDT 2004

Richard Kilmer said:
> Hm...we could patch the current 0.7.0 with this change...what do you think
> folks?  This is a show stopper for folks that need to pass build
> parameters
> to extconf.rb for building source gems.

I'm not normally in favor of branches, but this seems like the prime
example of when they are useful.  I'm ok with doing a 0.7.1 release based
on the 0.7.0 code base + this patch.

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