[Rubygems-developers] Where does the quick index go?

Eric Hodel drbrain at segment7.net
Thu Dec 14 10:42:39 EST 2006


On Dec 14, 2006, at 01:14, Jim Weirich wrote:
> On 12/13/06, Eric Hodel <drbrain at segment7.net> wrote:
>> Sometimes rubygems likes to do a bulk update even when there's no
>> possible way 50 gems could have been updated.  I added some code and
>> found that occasionally the quick index just isn't there:
>>
>> $ sudo gem install image_science
>> Fetching quick Gem source index for: http://gems.rubyforge.org
>> Quick index not found: 404 Not Found
>> Bulk updating Gem source index for: http://gems.rubyforge.org
>> [...]
>
> Is this a mirror issue?

I'm not sure how I can easily tell.  OpenURI/Net::HTTP are hard to  
dig into without getting tons of crap you don't want back.

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Eric Hodel - drbrain at segment7.net - http://blog.segment7.net

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