Unmaintained Gems

The following default gems are not maintained by anyone… Consider adopting a standard library!

Gem Description Resources
benchmark Benchmark utility: Measures and reports the time used to execute code RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
date c The Date and DateTime classes RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc (1), RDoc (2)
dbm c Support for DBM databases RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
delegate Provides three ways to delegate method calls RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
english Readable aliases for special global variables RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
fileutils Utilities for working with the file system, such as copying, moving, or deleting files RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
getoptlong GNU getopt_long() style command-line option parsing RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
net-pop Support for POP3 (Post Office Protocol) RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
net-protocol Internal class for the other net-* libraries, going to be refactored/removed RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby
net-smtp Support for SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
observer Implementation of the observer pattern, a way to let interested other objects know o an objetc's updates RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
open3 Simple spawning of child processes RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
pstore Transactional file storage for Ruby objects RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
tempfile Simplifies OS independent creation of temporary files RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
tmpdir Adds a Dir.mktmpdir method for creating temporary directories OS independently RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc
weakref Explicitely allow objects to be garbage collected RubyGems, GitHub, CRuby, RDoc

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