[Rubygems-developers] What ever happened to the RubyGems Browser?
curt at curthibbs.us
Mon May 10 17:38:49 EDT 2004
Gavin Sinclair wrote:
> On Tuesday, May 11, 2004, 1:53:42 AM, Curt wrote, in part:
> Yes, I *really* like your idea about forcing the user to choose which
> gems they want installed when they perform a Windows Ruby
> installation. That's a good demonstrator.
Hmmm... I was thinking more like giving them the 'opportunity' to choose.
Seriously though, I'd like to have the Windows Ruby Installer (through the
RubyGems Browser) be able to show a simplfied list of recommended installs
that are task based. Like "Web Development", "GUI Applications", or
"Statistical Analysis". Each choice would select a number of gems to
install. And the power user could see what was in a particular groups and
deselect individual gems.
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