[Rubygems-developers] gems 0.9.0 on ruby 1.8.2 +ubuntu 6.10 : now way to install to $HOME
mikhailian at altern.org
Sun Nov 5 09:39:19 EST 2006
On Sun, 05 Nov 2006 00:07:43 -0500, Jim Weirich wrote:
> Rubygems was installed in /home/lowry, right? Is that where the Ruby
> interpreter was installed? If not, you have to let it know where to find
> its libraries. You can do that by setting an environment variable
> (something like RUBY_PATH or RUBY_LIB or RUBY_DIR, perhaps without the
> underscore ... check the documentation).
OK, I did check the documentation, the variable is called RUBYLIB.
I set it up to RUBYLIB=/home/lowry/lib/ruby/:/home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8
Now, I am able to run "gem" and it returns a help message, which is
already better than what was before.
However, "gem install rake" throws out the following:
$ gem install rake
/home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:27:in `gem_original_require': no such file to load -- sources (LoadError)
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:27:in `require'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/remote_installer.rb:462:in `sources'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/remote_installer.rb:472:in `source_index_hash'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/remote_installer.rb:436:in `install'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/gem_commands.rb:258:in `execute'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/gem_commands.rb:220:in `execute'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/command.rb:69:in `invoke'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/cmd_manager.rb:117:in `process_args'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/cmd_manager.rb:88:in `run'
from /home/lowry/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/gem_runner.rb:29:in `run'
from /home/lowry/bin/gem:23$ gem install rake
It looks like I am still unable to work with ruby gems.
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