[Rubygems-developers] Simple tool to generate rpm spec files from gems
chad at chadfowler.com
Tue Feb 7 20:13:19 EST 2006
On Feb 7, 2006, at 6:10 PM, David Lutterkort wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-02-07 at 19:29 -0500, Austin Ziegler wrote:
>> Neat tool. However, I consider the fact that gems don't follow LSB
>> a good thing.
> Don't get me wrong, I don't intend to start a discussion about LSB
> or cons - I just wanted to point out that gem2spec doesn't do magic to
> make the resulting rpm's LSB compliant; instead, you can still use
> favorite gem command on gems installed through the resulting rpms.
> And I do understand that gems does what it does because it needs to be
> cross platform.
David, this looks like great work! I'm afraid I don't have much
Linux handy these days so I haven't been able to check it out, but I
really appreciate what you've done.
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