[Rubygems-developers] dependency version constraints
ryand-ruby at zenspider.com
Fri Jul 13 18:04:46 EDT 2007
On Jul 13, 2007, at 11:13 , TRANS wrote:
> I have a question about versioning and the gem command...
> If use #gem to constrain the version, does the gems dependencies
> likewise become constrained? Eg. If I have gem 'foo-1.0' that depends
> on a gem 'bar 2.0+', does
> gem 'foo', '>= 1.0'
> automatically cause:
> gem 'foo', '>= 2.0'
Why would a dependency from foo-1.0 to bar-2.0+ change a gem call on
foo for 1+ to 2+?
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