[Rubygems-developers] Problem with ruby-debug-base and ruby-debug

Eric Hodel drbrain at segment7.net
Fri Aug 31 12:45:29 EDT 2007

On Aug 31, 2007, at 07:53, han.holl at tietoenator.com wrote:
> Hi,
> If you 'gem install ruby-debug' you get ruby-debug-base as a  
> dependency.
> However, if you do: gem contents ruby-debug
> you get the contents of ruby-debug-base.
> The problem is probably that ruby-debug-base is seen as the latest  
> version of
> ruby-debug.
> In other words, gem names that are real subsets of other gem names  
> can lead to
> trouble.

Check the tracker, its been marked as fixed.

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