[Rubygems-developers] [patch] use open-uri in remote_installer.rb

Gavin Sinclair gsinclair at soyabean.com.au
Sat Mar 27 18:52:05 EST 2004

Has this patch been forgotten? :)  I haven't had a close look but I'm
certainly no expert in this area.


On Tuesday, March 23, 2004, 10:01:50 AM, George wrote:

> Nice work with rubygems!

> Here's a patch to use open-uri.rb in the remote installer. It simplifies
> the code quite a bit & allows rubygems to make use of open-uri's 
> corrected no_proxy support.

> Warning: I've only tested that setting a proxy *doesn't* work (I don't
> have access to a proxy), rather than tested that it does work. As it
> defers to open-uri, though, I'm hoping it should be OK. Apologies if not.

> -- George

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