[Rubygems-developers] Why does an install command an update of

Hugh Sasse hgs at dmu.ac.uk
Fri Jun 3 08:50:03 EDT 2005


On Fri, 3 Jun 2005, chad at chadfowler.com wrote:

> Forgive my silence as of late---just finishing up a trip to India (I'm in
> the lobby of my hotel in Amsterdam now).
>
> I implemented If-Modified-Since, but there was something specific to
> _rubyforge_ that made it never work.  It worked against every other web
> server I tested with, but I could never get it to work against RubyForge's
> apache.  I worked with Tom C. and we couldn't figure it out.  So, Rich got
> tired of waiting and implemented the current size check. :)

Yes, and I think Apache is particulary bad at this. I've tried to
figure out how to enable it here, and it is not easy.
>
> Chad
>
         Thank you,
         Hugh



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