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Re: Rena-based Ruby RDF library rewrite

From: Paul Stadig <paul@stadig.name>
Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2008 11:49:20 -0400
Message-ID: <3cd5de9f0804070849y1e822cbbs2f3dd8b7b5485773@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tom Morris" <tom@tommorris.org>
Cc: public-rdf-ruby@w3.org, sakai@tom.sfc.keio.ac.jp
Oops. I meant Arto Bendiken! Sorry for the misspelling.


Paul

On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 11:39 AM, Paul Stadig <paul@stadig.name> wrote:

> Hey Tom,
> That's great to hear. Dan Brickley has been poking me recently about Ruby
> and RDF, and I've been conversing with Arto Beniken (owner of RDF.rb[1] on
> RubyForge). Let's keep the momentum going.
>
> The tarball link works, but I can't seem to pull up the repository link
> without logging in. I've signed up for an account.
>
> I'm looking forward to your work.
>
>
> Paul
>
>
> [1] http://rubyforge.org/projects/rdfrb/
>
> On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 11:02 AM, Tom Morris <tom@tommorris.org> wrote:
>
> >
> > Hi folks,
> >
> > I've been working on reformulating the Rena library. I've hacked with
> > it a bit, but I'm seeking contributors who can work on making it
> > better.
> >
> > The repository is at http://github.com/tommorris/rena/new (the main
> > branch contain Masahiro Sakai's original code, and I'm hoping to pull
> > in working code from there)
> >
> > I'm working on basically rewriting each function and - following the
> > philosophy of XP and TDD/BDD, building the simplest possible thing
> > that will work. All the components are specified in RSpec.
> >
> > If you want to test and develop my rewrited code (which is far from
> > complete), you can do the following:
> >
> > 1. Install git (apt-get, port or tarball from git.or.cz)
> >
> > 2a. run: git clone git://github.com/tommorris/rena.git
> > then run: git checkout remote/new
> > or
> > b. download http://github.com/tommorris/rena/tarball/new and open
> >
> > 3. run: rake dependencies
> > (this is a task to make sure your system has all the relevant Ruby gems
> > to
> >
> > 4. run: rake spec
> > (this runs all the tests)
> >
> > Contributing is easy - you can either send me patchfiles, or use
> > Git[1]. If you actively work on the project, I'll send you a Github
> > invite to make it easier to work on the code base.
> >
> > Eventually, I'd like to turn these humble beginnings into a Gem and
> > put it on Rubyforge.
> >
> > [1] see http://drnicwilliams.com/2008/02/03/using-git-within-a-team/
> > and http://b.lesseverything.com/2008/3/25/got-git-howto-git-and-github
> >
> > Yours,
> >
> > --
> > Tom Morris
> > http://tommorris.org/
> >
> >
>
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