[Rubygems-developers] gem weirdness
jftucker at gmail.com
Mon Jun 9 09:49:01 EDT 2008
On 9 Jun 2008, at 13:59, Jim Weirich wrote:
> On Jun 9, 2008, at 4:41 AM, Ruben Fonseca wrote:
>> I have a project at rubyforge called tarpipe (tarpipe.rubyforge.org).
>> It's already at version 0.1.1.
>> However, I found today that when I do on any machine "sudo gem
>> tarpipe" it installs a gem version 0.0.1 that *is not even my code*!
>> It's a different project by a different author!
>> So I have two questions:
>> - How is this possible?
>> - What can I do to correct this situation!
> I see the author of verion 0.0.1 is listed as a co-owner of the
> tarpipe project. I see the 0.1.1 gem listed in the files area, but
> no 0.0.1 version. Did you or he release version 0.0.1 from a
> different project? Once a gem is released, you must upload new
> versions to the same project name (this protects you from someone
> else releasing a gem with the same name and overriding yours). If
> this is the case, then you just need to file a support ticket with
> RubyForge to get that switched.
Mmm.. pay close attention to the e-mail addresses on the site, are
> -- Jim Weirich
> -- jim.weirich at gmail.com
> Rubygems-developers mailing list
> Rubygems-developers at rubyforge.org
More information about the Rubygems-developers