[Rubygems-developers] Gem name validation

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Thu Oct 1 04:31:21 EDT 2009

On Thu, Oct 1, 2009 at 8:44 AM, John Barnette <jbarnette at gmail.com> wrote:
> All,
> I'd like to add an error to Specification#validate if the spec's name
> doesn't match /[a-z][a-z0-9-_]*/i. Any objections? Disregarding obviously
> malformed specs, all current gem names match.

No objection from here, that will reduce some gem install issues I got
reported for Ruby Installer project.

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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