Sorry that wasn't the correct answer. I replied to the wrong mail.

On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 12:32, Dhruva Sagar <dhruva.sagar / gmail.com> wrote:

> Well you can simply do 'gem server'. That will start a server on your local
> system on port 8808 by default, you can browse to this port and it will show
> you what you are looking for.
>
>
> On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 06:45, John <jhs408 / gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Is there a command or a file which can be downloaded which contains a
>> index&summary of the Remote GEM library?
>>
>> A local file copy of the index&summary of the remote GEM library would
>> allow me to perform keyword searches of
>> the summary line when I am looking for a specific gem or source code.
>> The command "gem list -rd" never generates
>> any output or completes.
>>
>> I am looking for a report with the following fields:  gem_name,
>> gem_version, gem_summary
>>
>> your assistance would be greatly appreciated.
>>
>> John
>>
>>
>
>
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