[Rubygems-developers] Remove RDoc generation
luislavena at gmail.com
Tue Nov 30 11:00:28 EST 2010
On Tue, Nov 30, 2010 at 12:50 PM, Chad Woolley <thewoolleyman at gmail.com> wrote:
> The significant statistic would be how many people who install a gem
> actually USE the autogenerated rdocs. I personally always turn them
> off to speed installation.
> I'm +1 on making it default to off, if only to increase the perceived
> speed of gem installation in the default case. If you know enough to
> want rdoc, you should know enough to enable autogeneration.
I turned it off since installing Rails generate sometimes error, also
speed. Pretty much never rely on generated documentation (rubydoc.info
or apidock.com to the rescue)
And when I really need to digg into the code, I most of the time do
gem/bundle open and browse the source code.
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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