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Episode #180 - June 3, 2011

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Upgrade Woes, Alternatives to RubyGems, CMS Releases, and great mapping tools featured in this episode of Ruby5, hosted by Dave Bock and Russ Olsen.

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  • Gem Versioning
  • SlimGems
  • Path to Rails 3.1
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SlimGems Jump to Story

Hey... what if we rolled back RubyGems to a less painful time in our lives, forked it, and then decided to implement a longer-term release plan for drastic changes? Thats so crazy it just might work, and its the idea behind SlimGems. Its worth a look - after all, its the "threat of the fork" that keeps a project in line with the needs of the community...

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