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gemedit http://gemedit.rubyforge.org/ by Lee Marlow == DESCRIPTION: Gemedit lets you quickly open up the source for a gem in your favorite editor. Looking through other people's code is a great way to learn. I often use it when a gem's RDoc isn't as helpful as I'd like or just want to see how someone put a library together. Gemedit just makes it easier to get to the code. == INSTALLATION: Gemedit can be installed via RubyGems: $ sudo gem install gemedit If you would like some basic command completion for installed gems add the following to your ~/.bashrc or ~/.profile: complete -C "/usr/bin/gemedit --complete" gemedit == USAGE: If you want to see how gemedit works just install it and run this: $ gemedit gemedit Gemedit tries to use your favorite editor from your <tt>$VISUAL</tt> or <tt>$EDITOR</tt> environment variable. It will fall back to <em>everyone's</em> favorite editor: *vi*. You can specify the editor with the <tt>-e/--editor</tt> switch. Run this to view the source for +rake+ in TextMate[http://macromates.com]: $ gemedit -e mate rake And of course, help is available: $ gemedit -h $ gemedit --help == DOCUMENTATION: There isn't much more to document than what is on this page, but feel free to browse the RDoc[http://gemedit.rubyforge.org/rdoc/]. Or checkout the Rubyforge project page here[http://rubyforge.org/projects/gemedit/]. == SOURCE REPOSITORY: The source is currently on github[http://github.com/]. You can browse through it at http://github.com/lmarlow/gemedit or pull it down and play with it yourself with $ git clone git://github.com/lmarlow/gemedit.git