[Rubygems-developers] New beta tonight

Eric Hodel drbrain at segment7.net
Fri Nov 16 04:05:05 EST 2007

On Nov 15, 2007, at 16:05 , Luis Lavena wrote:
> On Nov 15, 2007 6:43 PM, Eric Hodel <drbrain at segment7.net> wrote:
>> They probably specified it by hand.  There's all kinds of bizarre
>> platforms in existence that don't match the constants.  The indexer
>> should support all these legacy strings, though.
> The use Gem::Platform::CURRENT which took RUBY_PLATFORM as  
> spec.platform :-P
> The new indexer is processing i386-mswin32 with the new GNU-triplet
> instead of the old ::WIN32 'mswin32' platform.
> Chicken-egg situation :-P
> (New indexer interpreting old gems -- 0.9.4 rubygems_version as >  
> 0.9.4).

Oh, I see what's different.  I'll poke again at this tomorrow.  I  
thought for sure I had it.

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

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