[Rubygems-developers] Error while executing gem

Joris Verboomen jorisy at yahoo.com
Sat Jan 27 11:34:01 EST 2007


Thanks Jim,

This fixed it.  After I deleted the source_cache file
I was able to run gem update --system to upgrade
rudygems to 0.9.1 without any problems.  Is this
something that keeps coming back ?  If so, any ideas
on what causes it ?

Thanks !


--- Jim Freeze <rubygems at freeze.org> wrote:

> On Jan 27, 2007, at 5:06 AM, Joris Verboomen wrote:
> 
> > Apparently I am not able to do any updates anymore
> > with gem.  I always seem to be getting the same
> error:
> >
> >
> > ERROR:  While executing gem ... (NoMethodError)
> >     undefined method `name' for -517611318:Fixnum
> >
> > I am new to ruby so I really have no clue what is
> > happening.
> 
> I am getting this error a lot now too. I have not
> run it
> down, but it is usually quickly fixed by deleting
> source_cache
> in lib/ruby/gems/1.8/source_cache.
> 
> 
> Jim Freeze
> 
> 
> 
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