Hello,

In message "[ruby-core:32203] Re: merging nokogiri to ext/"
    on Sep.09,2010 12:23:26, <aaron / tenderlovemaking.com> wrote:
> > > The same argument could be made for any library in stdlib.  Why waste
> > > someone's hard drive space with Psych when they never parse YAML?
> > 
> > Because rubygems uses YAML library, of course.
> > It is the only and the absolute reason.
> 
> YAML was an example.  How about DL, json, strscan, etc?  Why waste space
> with those?

DL is needed by win32 platforms.

IMO, json, strscan, and others should be unbundled because
they are not needed to run rubygems.


Regards,
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U.Nakamura <usa / garbagecollect.jp>