Gems - Package Management For .NET

added by ferventcoder
7/15/2010 11:42:28 PM


"Right now it's starting to look like the gems answer for .NET is gems." - Jeremy Miller The Ruby community has enjoyed a great user experience with a package management system they use called Gems. A gem is a package (or a library), compressed with some additional metadata, and can be either source files or binaries. Let’s focus on binary gems. We have the same concept in .NET (DLLs/EXEs). You may have references to other DLLs. When you want to update a reference you are using on a project, you may also need to update its dependencies as well. And so on and so forth. A package management project is meant to help make that easier...


7/15/2010 11:57:07 PM
The quote was from Jeremy D Miller. I'm having trouble editing the story...