Remove a gem entirely.

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24 Mar, 2010 01:54 AM


Could you please remove "sinatra-custom_before" entirely from gemcutter/rubygems?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Nick Quaranto on 26 Mar, 2010 01:14 AM

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    Hi there, has a great screencast about using gem yank to remove versions from our index.

    Our policy is to only perma-delete gems that really need it, such as gems that may contain passwords, malicious/harmful code, etc. Yanking a gem effectively removes it from being found and will do the trick in 99% percent of situations.

    If there's a more dire reason to remove the gem permanently please let me know.

  2. Nick Quaranto closed this discussion on 17 Jul, 2010 08:24 PM.

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