Hoe 2.16.0 Released

hoe version 2.16.0 has been released!

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

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


2.16.0 / 2012-03-06

  • 9 minor enhancements:

    • Added Gem.bin_wrapper to provide API to bin wrapped files.
    • Added check_manifest task to compile_tasks in the compiler plugin.
    • Decoupled from rcov task. Solves isolate/hoe bootstrap issues.
    • Decoupled from rdoc tasks. Solves isolate/hoe bootstrap issues.
    • Updated default exclude config to skip extconf.h and .o files.
    • Updated known 3rd party plugin list in readme.
    • Warn against using system installed rake (eg osx ships their own on
    • Removed rcov plugin from the default loaded set.
    • Added dev dependency for rcov when the plugin is loaded.
  • 2 bug fixes:

    • Fix Rake::DSL include warnings.
    • Removing check_manifest from prerelease. (should be pushed to the
      hoe-git plugin)