🕷 software releases

by ryan davis


hoe version 3.0.0 has been released!

Published 2012-03-20 @ 16:55

Hoe is a rake/rubygems helper for project Rakefiles. It helps you manage, maintain, and release your project and includes a dynamic plug-in system allowing for easy extensibility. Hoe ships with plug-ins for all your usual project tasks including rdoc generation, testing, packaging, deployment, and announcement..

See class rdoc for help. Hint: ri Hoe or any of the plugins listed below.

For extra goodness, see: http://seattlerb.rubyforge.org/hoe/Hoe.pdf


3.0.0 / 2012-03-20

  • 3 major enhancements:

    • Added activate_plugin_deps phase to plugin loading.
    • Removed long deprecated Hoe.new { block }.
    • Removed long deprecated handling of improper dependencies.
  • 3 minor enhancements:

    • Added deprecation warnings to Hoe#url and Hoe#url=. Already deprecated for 9 mo.
    • Reworked all the plugins to use activate_XXX_deps, as necessary.
    • Switched internal usage of #url to #urls.
  • 2 bug fixes:

    • Fixed failures in the publish_docs task when remote directory times cannot be changed (such as on rubyforge).
    • Fixed isolate setup for the racc plugin