[Rubygems-developers] --rdoc option does not have an effect

Hugh Sasse hgs at dmu.ac.uk
Sat Jun 11 10:12:51 EDT 2005


On Sat, 11 Jun 2005, Gavin Sinclair wrote:

> On Friday, June 10, 2005, 9:49:25 PM, Hugh wrote:
>
>> So what about something like this (untested) code (patch made
>> against rubygems-0.8.10):
>
>> [code]
>
>> By which I mean, "we know it will fail sometimes and we don't know
>> why yet, so let's trap those cases and carry on, because the world
>> probably hasn't ended if we get no rdocs."
>
> Good idea, Hugh.  I wasn't aware of the RDoc problem, but that's just
> what it is: an RDoc problem.  It shouldn't be a Rubygems problem.  (We
> should be able to assume that RDoc runs without error on any valid
> Ruby code.)

Thank you.  I don't have write access to your CVS (and don't
contribute enough to make it worthwhile), so if you wish to apply
that for me I'd be grateful.
         [...]
>
> Gavin
         Hugh


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