[Rubygems-developers] update-dist request from rubytalk

Gavin Sinclair gsinclair at soyabean.com.au
Mon Jun 7 10:40:27 EDT 2004

On Tuesday, June 8, 2004, 12:27:20 AM, Gavin wrote:

> On Monday, June 7, 2004, 11:17:50 PM, Jim wrote:

>> I'm forwarding this to the gem developer list so that it won't get lost.
>> This is an excellent idea.

>> For those who aren't aware, --update-dist in a Debian distribution will
>> download and install updates for only those packages that are already
>> installed.

> ACK.

> We'll certainly get that in at some stage.  That sort of thing is a
> key driver behind the repository idea.


I thought it meant update all the gems you have installed.  It means
update Rubygems itself.  What a great idea!


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