As of the version I just deployed (0.3.5), gem-this now lets you include any common rake tasks you might reuse in any
Rakefiles it generates. Just drop your code in
~/.gem-this. Here’s mine, based on some code we use in Free Range:
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One of my pain points with other tools like Jeweler, hoe and so on is that they worked so very hard at defining a workflow for development. They are “too opinionated” for my taste. The gem-this ethos is that you should craft your own, and now it’s that little bit easier.