Dealing with JRuby and jars

Luis Lavena luislavena at
Mon Jan 9 18:52:03 EST 2012

My comment was about using another to host these thin
wrapper gems for maven.

Please see my other comments about using requirements or metadata.

Sorry for top posting. Sent from mobile.
On Jan 9, 2012 8:16 PM, "Charles Oliver Nutter" <headius at> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 2:14 PM, Luis Lavena <luislavena at> wrote:
> > Forgot to mention, in current implementation, dependencies are not
> > resolved across sources, so gems in will not find gems in
> > (or whatever)
> The maven-based gems are synthetic; we ship a patched version that
> catches gems prefixed with "mvn" and handles them using our maven-gem
> logic. There's no requirement for RubyGems to change to support that,
> and dependencies appear to resolve just fine:
> system ~/projects/cloby $ gem install cloby-0.0.3-java.gem
> Successfully installed mvn:org.clojure:clojure-1.4.0.a.3-java
> Successfully installed cloby-0.0.3-java
> 2 gems installed
> I have a separate task on my list to get some small patches to
> RubyGems to support plugging in other types of gem sources, such as
> custom impls like ours.
> - Charlie
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