[Rubygems-developers] How to bundle up MS Windows version separately

Trans transfire at gmail.com
Mon Nov 5 14:06:16 EST 2007


On Nov 5, 2007 1:52 PM, Marcus Rueckert <darix at web.de> wrote:
> On 2007-11-05 15:13:23 -0300, Luis Lavena wrote:
> > On 11/5/07, Marcus Rueckert <darix at web.de> wrote:
> > > On 2007-11-05 12:05:22 -0500, Trans wrote:
> > > >
> > > > BTW why is the Windows an .so and not a .dll? Cygwin?
> > >
> > > there is already a bug open for that.
> > >
> >
> > I don't see .so as "bug". Python uses .pyd to differentiate binaries
> > from system libraries.
>
> i referred to the arch subdirs below somegem-1.0/lib/
> http://rubyforge.org/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=14943&group_id=126&atid=575

How is that to work for binary gems? If I compile i486-linux and yours
is i586-linux, would it find it? There would need to be some LCD
heuristics I suppose.

I'm still trying to wrap my head around all this.

T.


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