[Rubygems-developers] gem install and gem uninstall missing --install-dir

Eric Hodel drbrain at segment7.net
Tue Jun 12 18:58:41 EDT 2007

On Jun 12, 2007, at 07:38, Todd Fisher wrote:

> gem install has the --install-dir flag, but uninstall does not.   
> This means if I wanted to create a gem repository in a non-standard  
> directory such as /opt/gems  I can not uninstall gems from that  
> alternate folder.
> Trying to set the GEM_HOME to an empty gem folder causes the gem  
> command to fail with this stack trace.

Can you file bugs in the tracker for each of these?

Poor workers blame their tools. Good workers build better tools. The  
workers get their tools to do the work for them. -- Syndicate Wars

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