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gem push: Name is too close to typo-protected gem

nels.n.nelson's Avatar


05 Oct, 2019 06:45 PM

How do I go about getting a legitimately named gem past this barrier?

The pre-existing gem is called "netrc" and the gem I'm trying to push is called "netty". Here is the repository we're working on Error appears as:

Pushing gem to
There was a problem saving your gem: Name 'netty' is too close to typo-protected gem: netrc

Best regards,

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by sonalkr132 on 07 Oct, 2019 04:32 PM

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    Hi nels,

    We have whitelisted netty, you should be able to claim it now.

  2. sonalkr132 closed this discussion on 07 Oct, 2019 04:32 PM.

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