Many of Rote’s best bits come from contributions made by other Rubyists, whether in the form of fully pegged-out features, patches, or suggestions. Without the help and guidance of these people, Rote would almost certainly suck like a hoover.
Auto _monitor tasks
COMMON.rb inheritance (with BOC)
better resource management
The whole dependency caching / file-based block memoize thing!
Many other suggestions for improvements