[Rubygems-developers] ri support w/ gem rdoc install

Austin Ziegler halostatue at gmail.com
Fri Sep 30 12:26:41 EDT 2005

On 9/30/05, John-Mason P. Shackelford <jpshack at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'd love to see gems offer an rdoc install that would support ri as
> well as rdoc since it would be very handy for ruby IDEs which use the
> ri data. It occurs to me that this may require a patch to both gems
> and ri. Have the ruby gems developers reached any conclusions about
> how they would like to see this implemented?

This is mostly something where ri will probably need to be
reengineered. Right now it's useful for single system-wide installs
only. It doesn't update well.

Austin Ziegler * halostatue at gmail.com
               * Alternate: austin at halostatue.ca

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