On 12/17/2003 12:30 AM, Weirich, James wrote:
> 
>>[...] I've also been pushing an update[3] of the META Specification[4] 
>>that CPAN is now being populated with.
>>
>>I'm curious as to whether you've considered meta data for ruby 
>>distributions,
> 
> 
> Yes.  It is stored as YAML in the RubyGem.
> 

I've looked briefly at RubyGem (and Rake). Looks great. I didn't find 
any reference to YAML yet; I was hoping to take a peek. Am I looking in 
the wrong place? I think it would be great if there was a common 
specification for meta data about distributions.

Regards,
Randy.