[Rubygems-developers] 'require_gem' with ambiguous names...

Chad Fowler chad at chadfowler.com
Tue Sep 14 18:42:29 EDT 2004

On Sep 13, 2004, at 12:34 AM, Jamis Buck wrote:

> Disclaimer: I'm still using 0.7, so I don't know if this is fixed in 
> 0.8.
> I've got four gems: copland, copland-lib, copland-remote, and 
> copland-webrick. When I do a "require_gem 'copland'", all four of 
> those match, and because 'copland-webrick' is the last one in the 
> list, it is the one that gets required. Fortunately, copland-webrick 
> has a dependency on copland, so all works out okay, but it wasn't 
> quite what I expected.
> Is this already fixed?

Thanks for the report.  It's fixed and will be checked in later this 
evening (after I make sure I didn't screw anything up---not enough 
sleep in the past couple of days :)


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