[Rubygems-developers] Solving last stab of bugs for 1.3.5 release

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Tue Jul 7 21:10:43 EDT 2009


On Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 9:46 PM, Eric Hodel<drbrain at segment7.net> wrote:
> On Jul 5, 2009, at 09:37, Luis Lavena wrote:
>>
>> Hello guys,
>>
>> I'm dealing with the last thing for 1.3.5 release:
>>
>> http://rubyforge.org/tracker/?func=detail&atid=575&aid=26458&group_id=126
>> [#26458] gem bin scripts are broken if there are spaces in GEM_HOME
>> ENV variable on Windows
>>
>> After further investigation of the commit that raised this, found two
>> things that originally justified the commit in the first place:
>>
>> http://rubyforge.org/tracker/?group_id=126&atid=575&func=detail&aid=25734
>> [#25734] Gem::Ext::RakeBuilder fails under windows if ENV['rake'] not set
>>
>> And other that duplicates what Gordon reported:
>> http://rubyforge.org/tracker/?func=detail&atid=575&aid=25935&group_id=126
>> [#25935] module installed by gem does not load when installation
>> directory path contains space
>>
>> I did implemented a fix, and tests locally pass, but wanted to be sure
>> that is correct.
>>
>> So, anyone knows of an existing gem that uses Rakefiles instead of
>> extconf for extensions?
>
> I can't think of any offhand.  Can you post your change?

Change is already committed to 1_3 branch, going to merge it back to trunk.

Tested locally with Ruby installed on C:\Program Files\Ruby, and it worked.

Also gems located in C:\Documents and Settings, and worked too. So
guess the fix worked.
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Luis Lavena
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