[Rubygems-developers] Gemtacular Now in RubyForge Subversion

Chad Fowler chad at chadfowler.com
Thu Jan 11 11:32:36 EST 2007


On 1/11/07, Anthony Eden <anthonyeden at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/11/07, Chad Fowler <chad at chadfowler.com> wrote:
> > On 1/10/07, Anthony Eden <anthonyeden at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > On 1/10/07, Chad Fowler <chad at chadfowler.com> wrote:
> > > > On 1/10/07, Anthony Eden <anthonyeden at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > > On 1/10/07, Chad Fowler <chad at chadfowler.com> wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > My little RubyForge hack is checked in.  Don't forget to run the
> > > > > > migration (just removed the email field from the users table).
> > > > > Chad,
> > > > >
> > > > > Did you add in the migration? I didn't see one come through.
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > > Now I did :)
> > > >
> > > > Chad
> > >
> > > Any chance we can get the email out of RubyForge? At some point I
> > > think we'll want to be able to send emails to people, so we need to
> > > get their email somehow...if we can't get it out of RubyForge then we
> > > will just need to let users set it.
> > >
> > > Thoughts?
> > >
> >
> > We might be able to work with the RubyForge people to expose some
> > other services for email, but I'm wondering what we might want to send
> > them email for?  Do you have a specific feature in mind?
> >
> > Chad
>
> Thinking a little more about it, though, we could just as easily make
> all pages support RSS and then people can get their notification fix
> that way, which may be a better solution anyhow. Thoughts?
>

That's what I was thinking.   For our audience, there's no need to
push these days.

Chad


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