[Rubygems-developers] [call for participation] - gem dependencies maven-like project specs

Chad Woolley thewoolleyman at gmail.com
Thu Feb 8 16:29:56 EST 2007

On 2/8/07, Eric Hodel <drbrain at segment7.net> wrote:
> So you can run the installer to install it through the API, then re-
> run the file.

Unfortunately, the devil is in the details, especially with
cross-platform, binary gems.  And cross-platform, binary gems that
depend on other cross-platform, binary gems.  And the current state of
affairs where the only way to interact with this is via stdout, stderr
and stdin (or the internal RubyGem wrappers for these, which make it
marginally easier, but not much).

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