[Mongrel] Mongrel on Ruby 1.8.6 w/ patchlevel 279 (Win)

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Sun Jul 27 09:27:52 EDT 2008

On Sat, Jul 26, 2008 at 11:17 AM, Luis Lavena <luislavena at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 26, 2008 at 9:19 AM, Mersus Mersus <lists at ruby-forum.com> wrote:
> Hey Mersus, thanks for trying the MinGW build of Ruby!
> Right now 1.1.x releases of Mongrel are not compatible with MinGW
> build, mostly becasue I forgot to backport the updated RUBY_PLATFORM
> regexp from 1.2 branch
> Also, you need the MinGW compiler around to be able to build the
> native extension of both mongrel and fastthread (being the last one a
> dependency of mongrel gem).
> I'll fix the RUBY_PLATFORM issues in 1.1 sourcecode.
> Thanks for reporting this back.

Ok guys, I just fixed this issue and uploaded a signed gem for 1.1.5
x86-mingw32 platform.

Will take a while until it spread to rubyforge mirrors.

After that you will be able to do gem install mongrel and run your
rails application with mongrel_rails.

Luis Lavena
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