[Rubygems-developers] [ rubygems-Feature Requests-27318 ] weight spec.name when searching gem lib dirs for 'path'

Roger Pack rogerdpack2 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 20 10:34:34 EDT 2009

>> Ara, do you have any examples of gems that are busted by the current
>> behavior? I assume you've run in to a few.
> I patched aasm not that long ago for this reason, it was conflicting with
> state_machine

If you have two gems that have a same named library [like mysql.so] then doing a

require 'mysql'
within one can sometimes require the mysql of the other.


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