[rspec-users] Permission error when installing rspec

Pat Maddox pergesu at gmail.com
Wed May 28 01:47:21 EDT 2008

On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 3:33 PM, marcio <marcio.rails at gmail.com> wrote:
> hello from here! i'm new in rspec and i have a problem while
> installing rspec 1.1.4 gem:
> marcio at marcio-work:~$ gem install rspec
> Bulk updating Gem source index for: http://gems.rubyforge.org
> ERROR:  While executing gem ... (Errno::EACCES)
>   Permission denied - /var/lib/gems/1.8/cache/rspec-1.1.4.gem
> I did it with sudo and there was no problem, but when i attemp to use
> rspec (spec [RUBYFILE]), the sys does not find the gem! So i
> uninstalled it and now i'm having this permission problem. Anyone
> could help to me?
> Thanks anyway
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I doubt this has anything to do with rspec.  What happens when you try
to install other gems?


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