[Rubygems-developers] 1.3.2?

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Wed Mar 18 11:22:01 EDT 2009

On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 10:53 PM, Eric Hodel <drbrain at segment7.net> wrote:
> On Mar 17, 2009, at 09:07, Luis Lavena wrote:
>> On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 2:47 PM, Eric Hodel <drbrain at segment7.net> wrote:
>>> On Mar 14, 2009, at 21:18, Daniel Berger wrote:
>>>> I traced this one down (and it's not Windows specific). It looks like
>>>> it's
>>>> trying to compare a Regexp to a Regexp with the =~ method, which is
>>>> illegal.
>>>> This is what that particular test to doing:
>>>> irb(main):001:0> /\Aa\Z/ =~ /a|b/
>>>> TypeError: can't convert Regexp into String
>>>>      from (irb):1
>>>> I'm not sure what the proper behavior is for Gem::Dependency because it
>>>> is
>>>> poorly documented. So, I don't know if the behavior is wrong or the test
>>>> itself is bad.
>>> Newer minitest fixes some assert_match issues, so I've added a version
>>> check
>>> to the Rakefile.  Give it a whirl now.
>> I had installed 1.3.1 at the time of my test, however, the following
>> are the results:
>> MinGW:
>> http://pastie.org/418794
>> VC6:
>> http://pastie.org/418805
>> Looks much better, but it seems that test_download_local_space still
>> fails.
>> The idea was test path with spaces, like Windows paths? because Ruby
>> URI is not recognizing it as a file source URI.
>> Or I'm missing something?
> The idea was to test (at least) installing from a space path.  My idea was
> to URI encode the path first to make the spaces palatable.  This at least
> works for OS X, maybe the drive letter is confusing it and it needs extra
> escaping?

I think for D:/Some/Path/with spaces/ requires to be prepend with
file:// protocol :-D

Something like this:


Luis Lavena
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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