13 Jun '12, 3am

Looking into versioning policies around Ruby gems.

Because RubyGems provides support for version comparisons, we want to pick a policy that works well with the RubyGems comparisons and gives the end user what they expect. We call such a policy “rational”. Also, if we call non-working policies “irrational”, then we apply a little bit of social engineering to gently prod offenders to conform. By the way, Knuth’s versioning policy (mentioned above) is not only irrational, it is also transcendental.

Full article: http://docs.rubygems.org/read/chapter/7

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RubyForge: RubyGems: Project Filelist:

rubyforge.org 12 Jun '12, 2pm

Below is a list of all files of the project. Before downloading, you may want to read Release Notes and ChangeLog (accessi...

brightcove v1.0.12 gem released. RubyGems: GitHub:

rubygems.org 12 Jun '12, 2pm

Ruby gem for interacting with the Brightcove media API. http://docs.brightcove.com/en/media/