[Rubygems-developers] Adoption

Marcel Molina Jr. marcel at vernix.org
Thu Oct 21 11:28:55 EDT 2004

On Thu, Oct 21, 2004 at 11:17:26AM -0400, chad at chadfowler.com wrote:
> I'm still planning to chat with you later today about this, but the way I
> would go about it is to try to bootstrap gem-ification and then pass
> things on to the original author as a contribution to the project. 
> Ideally, gems can/should be maintained by the same person who writes and
> maintains the code.  What you're planning (which is _fantastic_, btw) is
> to get us a head start down that path.
> What we could do is, via a volunteer effort, maintain gems for authors who
> aren't maintaining themselves until such a time as they pick up the gem
> process themselves.  This is what I want to chat with you about when I get
> some free time later today.

I agree with this entirely. This is more or less what I had in
mind. Looking forward to your call (1-2pm EST == lunch time, btw).

Marcel Molina Jr. <marcel at vernix.org>

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