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1 # RubyGems.org (née Gemcutter)
2 The Ruby community's gem host.
3
4 ## Purpose
5
6 * Provide a better API for dealing with gems
7 * Create more transparent and accessible project pages
8 * Enable the community to improve and enhance the site
9
10 ## Links
11
12 * [Mailing List][]
13 * [FAQ][]
14 * [IRC][]: #gemcutter on Freenode
15 * [CI][]: ![Build Status](https://secure.travis-ci.org/rubygems/rubygems.org)
16 * [Gemnasium][]: ![Dependency Status](https://gemnasium.com/rubygems/rubygems.org)
17
18 [mailing list]: http://groups.google.com/group/gemcutter
19 [faq]: http://help.rubygems.org/kb/gemcutter/faq
20 [irc]: http://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=gemcutter
21 [ci]: http://travis-ci.org/rubygems/rubygems.org
22 [gemnasium]: https://gemnasium.com/codeforamerica/adopt-a-hydrant
23
24 ## Contributions
25
26 Please read up on the [GitHub Wiki][wiki] for the latest contribution
27 guidelines.
28
29 [wiki]: http://wiki.github.com/rubygems/rubygems.org/contribution-guidelines
30
31 To get setup, please check out the [Development Setup][] page on the wiki. It's
32 on the wiki so anyone can edit it, so please fix it if you have trouble getting
33 set up!
34
35 [development setup]: https://github.com/rubygems/rubygems.org/wiki/Development-Setup
36
37 Our deployment process is documented on the wiki as well, there's a multi-step
38 [Checklist][] to run through.
39
40 [checklist]: https://github.com/rubygems/rubygems.org/wiki/Deployment
41
42 ## Organization
43
44 RubyGems.org consists of a few major parts:
45
46 * Rails app: To manage users and allow others to view gems, etc.
47 * Sinatra app (Hostess): the gem server
48 * Gem processor: Handles incoming gems and storing them in S3 (production) or
49 on the filesystem in `server/` (development).
50
51 ## License
52
53 RubyGems.org uses the MIT license. Please check the [LICENSE][] file for more details.
54
55 [license]: https://github.com/rubygems/rubygems.org/blob/master/MIT-LICENSE
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