Eric Hodel discusses RubyGems and his involvement in the Ruby Community

Posted in Development, Conferences on June 16, 2008


Eric Hodel discusses RubyGems and his involvement in the Ruby Community

Summary
Eric Hodel talks with InfoQ about his longstanding involvement with the Ruby community, focussing on his recent role as the maintainer of RubyGems, the de facto packaging system for Ruby libraries and applications. Eric also discusses his local Ruby user group Seattle.rb and his involvement with the Ruby Hit Squad, creators of the deployment automation tool Vlad the Deployer

Bio
Eric Hodel is a long standing member of the Ruby community. He was one of the founding members of Seattle.rb, and forms part of the Ruby Hit Squad, creators of the deployment automation tool Vlad the Deployer. Eric is currently the maintainer of RubyGems, the de facto packaging system for Ruby libraries and applications.

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Tags: Ruby, Interview, InfoQ, RubyGems, Package Managers, Ruby1.9