[Rubygems-developers] Fwd: Weird gem problem, might be pretty dangerous
gregory.t.brown at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 14:02:11 EST 2006
I had a strange problem on RubyForge and have forwarded it to you on
Tom Copeland's request to see if you could shed some light on what
Many thanks. Greg
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From: Gregory Brown <gregory.t.brown at gmail.com>
Date: Feb 21, 2006 1:42 PM
Subject: Weird gem problem, might be pretty dangerous
To: Tom Copeland <tom at infoether.com>
i originally released two gems, ruport and ruport-lean
On windows and debian, when I type gem install ruport
it grabs ruport-lean instead!
I deleted ruport-lean and renamed it to lean-ruport to avoid the ambiguity.
ruport-lean has not been taken out of rotation yet though, and it has
But this leads me to think this might be really dangerous.
What would happen if I made a gem called rails-is-totally-awesome.
Would that break gem install rails ??
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