[Rubygems-developers] New setup.rb

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Fri Sep 28 15:22:15 EDT 2007

On 9/28/07, Eric Hodel <drbrain at segment7.net> wrote:
> I replaced the giant setup.rb with a small one we can easily debug.
> It seems to fix all the issues people have been having.
> Please test it out on windows, I do not have one of those set up for
> development.
> It also comes with --no-rdoc and --no-ri, and the gem updater has
> been hooked into those options (and --prefix).  I still need to set
> up and test updating through `gem update --system`, its a bit more work.
> What's not well-documented is the difference between --prefix and
> GEM_HOME, defining both to be the same is certainly not what people
> want.  (This is true with all versions of RubyGems.)

I'll do a round of testing later today when I return to office (also
to report the exact Config::CONFIG you asked).

Ruby 1.8.6 VC6 and MinGW will be the targets.

Also 1.9.0 MinGW, just for testing ;-)

Luis Lavena
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