[Rubyinstaller-devel] Collecting list of gems and projects
luislavena at gmail.com
Sat Mar 29 18:25:59 EDT 2008
On Sat, Mar 29, 2008 at 7:17 PM, Gordon Thiesfeld <gthiesfeld at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm really glad to see this is gaining momentum.
> As far as gems go, I think Hoe would be a good candidate to work on.
> I tested it, and it has some problems. I think all it needs is a fix
> to the regex in a few places. I'll take a closer look soon. I was
> able to compile, package and install the win32console gem into my
> sandbox. From some early tests, it seems to work just fine. I don't
> have time tonight, but if you're interested, I'll put some notes
> together on what I did.
Hehehe, I was the responsible for the Hoe patches, so blame me :-P
I didn't listed Hoe or RubyInline (and ParseTree) --- yet :-)
> I also have some questions about rake tasks, and maybe some ideas
> about new ones. I want to be able to clobber the sandbox, without
> clobbering the downloads. Is this currently possible? If not, how
> about splitting these into two tasks? Something like this
yes: rake clean
that will "clean" your sandbox and let you be ready to extract,
prepare, configure and compile! ;-)
clobber will just wip your downloads folder :-D
No problem, is good to have "echo" to my messages :-D
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