[Mongrel] mongrel_rails service on windows incompatible with recent ruby builds?

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Fri Sep 14 17:00:24 EDT 2007

On 9/14/07, Ralf Vitasek <neongrau at gmail.com> wrote:
> hello luis!
> in the meantime i've done some more tests and i'm pretty sure the
> problem has nothing to do with win32ole.

Good to know, this narrow the problem a bit...

> i switched to ODBC mode and observed the same behavior as with the
> win32ole driven ADO driver.
> and  by creating a new plain rails app that was using a mysql 5
> database the problem showed up the same. meaning as soon as i copy
> back one of the previous ruby builds the service will start up fine.

If I remember correctly, some versions of ruby works, some others don't....

> sadly the only message i get after "net start testrails" is to call
> for more details :(

Yeah, it's windows, the less informative OS.

> have you yet been able to test one of the latest builds?
> or is there anything else you want me to check or provide infos?

With all the info you gather will be able to test it tonight, since I
was overloaded with things outside the office the past days.

Luis Lavena
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