On Tuesday, April 22, 2003, at 07:02 PM, Dave Thomas wrote:

> [snip]

> As people contribute additional library code to the standard 
> distribution, we end up in the situation where we have a lot of 
> duplication
[snip]
> I propose that we create a subdirectory of lib called lib/old, and 
> move all the obsolete library files in to it.
[snip]

I agree. Neatness counts.

I also like the idea of "fat" distributions, with clearly delineated 
distinctions between main Ruby and "was (and might again be)" Ruby.