[Mongrel] mongrel install on win32 XP problems

Will Green will at hotgazpacho.com
Tue Dec 5 19:39:53 EST 2006


I have an MSDN subscription. Send me a solution file and build 
instructions, and I will try to build it with VS.Net 2003 (VC 7.1) or 
VS.Net 2005 (VC 8), or if you give me a day, VS.Net (VC 7).

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Will

Berger, Daniel wrote:

>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: mongrel-users-bounces at rubyforge.org 
>>[mailto:mongrel-users-bounces at rubyforge.org] On Behalf Of Luis Lavena
>>Sent: Monday, December 04, 2006 3:34 PM
>>To: mongrel-users at rubyforge.org
>>Subject: Re: [Mongrel] mongrel install on win32 XP problems
>>
>>
>>On 12/4/06, Andy Koch <andy.koch at pc-doctor.com> wrote:
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>>
>>>I can't get mongrel installed on a Win XP.  I keep getting some 
>>>unknown error with this "win32-service-0.5.2".  While it states 
>>>results are logged, the file is empty - not much help.  I 
>>>      
>>>
>>even tried 
>>    
>>
>>>complete uninstall of ruby and reinstalled ruby 1.8.5-21.  But no 
>>>luck.
>>>
>>>      
>>>
>>The problem is that mongrel depends on win32-service >= 0.5.0 
>>We (Zed and I) hacked a gem of win32-service for 0.5.0, but 
>>win32utils guys start distributing a source only version of 
>>0.5.2 (which requires compilers to build it).
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>
>Since this seems to be causing quite a few headaches all around, I'll
>get cracking on a binary distribution for the gem tonight and try to get
>it released asap.
>
>The only downside is that it will be compiled with VC++ 6.0, which means
>a couple of the Win32Service struct members will be unavailable in the
>Service.services method (and you won't be able to specify a 'group').
>This won't affect the Daemon class, though.
>
>Ideally I'd like to be able to set this up as an either-or, with
>something like "gem install win32-service --from-source" to force a
>build if the user wants to build from source instead of using the
>binary.  Is such an option possible?
>
>Thanks,
>
>Dan
>
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