James Britt <james_b / neurogami.com> writes:

> Rubygems has made a big difference for me.  Whereas trying a new lib
> or application was often a series of downloads, dependency searches,
> and installation headaches, most libraries nowadays are a snap to
> install and explore.  Would Rails , for example, have been as
> successful if people had to manually install the half-dozen or so
> required libraries?

Eh, there is one tar.gz that contains all of Rails libraries, where's
the problem with that?

> James
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