Simon Strandgaard wrote:

>On Mon, 22 Mar 2004 05:55:00 +0900, Robert Feldt wrote:
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>>A q arises: What to include in a gem?
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>The same as for tgz/zip, except there is no need 
>for MANIFEST nor 'install.rb'
>If its a small package, then at least 23662 bytes is spared.
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>I have made a multi-release-system, which can build different
>configurations of releases.
>output formats: gem, tgz, zip.
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>With the tgz and zip however both MANIFEST and 'install.rb'
>is needed.
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>See the 'release_package.rb' file... 
>http://rubyforge.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs/cgi/viewcvs.cgi/projects/iterator/tools/?cvsroot=aeditor
>feel free to rip it as long you distribute it under Ruby license ;-)
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:)

Thanks but I have something similar (also runs tests, cleans dirs, 
manages version num etc) based on rake...

/Robert