[Rubygems-developers] Problems with fresh install on Ubuntu:
No such file to load -- rubygems/builder (LoadError)
wenn0029 at tc.umn.edu
Tue Jan 11 18:12:13 EST 2005
> `require': No such file to load -- rubygems/builder (LoadError)
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:58:in `manage_gems'
> from /root/rubygems-0.8.4/./post-install.rb:63:in
> from /root/rubygems-0.8.4/./post-install.rb:74:in `instance_eval'
> from setup.rb:583:in `instance_eval'
> from setup.rb:583:in `try_run_hook'
> from setup.rb:577:in `run_hook'
> from setup.rb:1315:in `exec_task_traverse'
> from setup.rb:1168:in `exec_install'
> from setup.rb:887:in `exec_install'
> from setup.rb:705:in `invoke'
> from setup.rb:674:in `invoke'
> from setup.rb:1352
It turns out that Ubuntu needed some ruby libraries installed -
libzlib-ruby I believe. Would there be a way to have RubyGems report
when it fails a dependency requirement for itself? Instead of
`require': No such file to load -- rubygems/builder (LoadError)",
something about zlib would be more helpful.
Thanks for the work on this great utility - it was definitly worth the
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