[Mongrel] Can't start Mongrel under win32

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Mon Jul 16 18:44:22 EDT 2007

On 7/16/07, Nikolaus Rumm <nikolaus.rumm at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a fresh installation of Ruby, Rails and Mongrel. Unfortunately
> the server doesn't start.
> Any ideas ?

Instead of using script/server could you try: 'mongrel_rails start' instead?

Also, will be very helpful if you provide version of every part of your system:
OS, Ruby, RubyGems and Mongrel.

> => Booting Mongrel (use 'script/server webrick' to force WEBrick)
> => Rails application starting on
> => Call with -d to detach
> => Ctrl-C to shutdown server
> ** Starting Mongrel listening at
> ** Starting Rails with development environment...
> Exiting
> c:/Programme/Ruby/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rails-1.2.3/lib/commands/servers/mongrel.rb:15:
> warning: already initialized constant OPTIONS
> c:/Programme/Ruby/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rails-1.2.3/lib/commands/servers/mongrel.rb:18:
> undefined method `options' for []:Array (NoMethodError)
>         from c:/Programme/Ruby/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:32:in
> `gem_original_require'

Luis Lavena
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