[Instantrails-users] An absolute minimal install of ruby and rails.

Curt Hibbs curt.hibbs at gmail.com
Mon Sep 18 20:20:56 EDT 2006

Yes, the bin and lib directories are the only thing you need out of the ruby
dir. Also, you can go to the command line and "gem uninstall fxruby" because
you won't need that and its pretty big.


On 9/18/06, Tim Uckun <timuckun at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello All.
> I am trying to distribute rails apps to several windows servers.  I
> don't want to install and update a separate ruby install on each
> machine so I was thinking about using ifolders as a deployment tool.
> Ifolders is a wonderful product but occationally it has problems
> syncronizing large amounts of data.
> What I would like to do is to deploy the smallest subset of ruby
> including all the site libs and gems and maybe apache (not really
> required because I can use mongrel).
> Would it work to simply copy the bin and lib directories of the
> allinone/ruby tree? Can I do anything to clear out the older libs and
> gems? Can I clear the cache? what is the best way to set the path on
> the machines?
> Any advice would be much appreciated.
> Thanks.
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