[Rubygems-developers] Hoe, Rubyforge, and name confusion

Rick DeNatale rick.denatale at gmail.com
Thu May 28 14:20:41 EDT 2009

How?  I've found the 'documentation' for hoe rather ephemeral.

On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 2:10 PM, John Barnette <jbarnette at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> On May 28, 2009, at 9:10 AM, Rick DeNatale wrote:
>> I'm having trouble getting rake release to work.  I posted the
>> following to Dr Nic's forum on newgem, but since it's probably really
>> a misunderstanding on my part of rubyforge and hoe, I thought I might
>> get an answer here:
> [snip]
>> So now it seems that the problem is that there's a discrepency between
>> ri_cal, and ri-cal which is the 'unix name' of the project and which
>> according to the rubyforge instruction can't contain an underscore but
>> can contain a dash.
>> So how do I straighten this mess out?
> Hoe allows you to specify the rubyforge_name of a project independently.
> Have you tried this?
> ~ j.
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