[Rubygems-developers] Question about RDoc Files
chad at chadfowler.com
Tue Jun 15 20:32:41 EDT 2004
On 15/6/2004, at 6:59 PM, Jim Weirich wrote:
> I noticed that all the RDoc files installed with the --gen-rdoc option
> use absolute file names.
> (1) This looks ugly in the RDoc file listing because all the names are
> too long for the file list box. You can't see the actual file name
> without scrolling.
> (2) It prevents me from specifying the main file with the --main
> option. Since I don't know where the gem is actually installed on any
> given system, I can't give the full absolute path.
> This can probably be easily fixed, but before I make any changes, was
> the choice of absolute file names deliberate? (or arbitrary ... sorry,
> don't go there). I seem to recall some rdoc path problems with
> windows machines and don't want to break anything there.
I could accept absolutely no less than absolute file names.
I say give the change a try. :)
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