[Rubygems-developers] Is a "pure" platform needed?

James Tucker jftucker at gmail.com
Fri Sep 10 18:31:05 EDT 2010


On 10 Sep 2010, at 19:08, Luis Lavena wrote:
> Interesting idea, but RubyGems specifically tweak the installation directory:
> 
> http://github.com/rubygems/rubygems/blob/master/lib/rubygems/ext/builder.rb#L19-21
> 
> Because of that little thing, calling at_exit will not work as expected.
> 
> Bug, I see lot of potential on this.

Right, good point. So one would add that to the compat shim too. For specs that are old, in the interim, we would just load that shim for the user, keeping it dry and simple :-)



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