Make license/licenses field mandatory

Luis Lavena luislavena at
Thu Oct 13 17:14:08 EDT 2011

On Thu, Oct 13, 2011 at 10:49 PM, Nick Quaranto <nick at> wrote:
> I don't want to police licenses from's end. Adding a flag on
> push seems lame too...there's already a lot of "junk" most people don't care
> about filling out on the gemspec.

What about a warning about pushing a gem that has no license and ask about it?

I see getting *lot* of request like "doh, by mistake
a pushed the gem of my company, please remove".

Luckily I'm not the one doing the manual work, but I bet now that
you're married would like to spend some time with your wife, right?

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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