On Mar 24, 2004, at 2:19 PM, Jim Menard wrote:

> Do all executables installed by gems go in the gem directory instead of
> /usr/local? If so, I would like to suggest that gems put their 
> executables in
> /usr/local/ instead, so that users don't have to modify their paths by 
> adding
> a new directory each time they install a new gem.

Or symlinks. Then, when uninstalling, look for symlinks pointing to 
files that re being uninstalled.

But this might cause a problem with having multiple versions installed. 
Which rake executable do you want installed? hmmm...

--Mark