[Rubygems-developers] Are pre-compiled gems for Windows available anymore under 0.9.5?

Wes Gamble weyus at att.net
Tue Nov 20 14:16:18 EST 2007


Luis Lavena wrote:
> On Nov 20, 2007 11:50 AM, Wes Gamble <weyus at att.net> wrote:
>   
>> Eric Hodel wrote:
>>     
>>> On Nov 19, 2007, at 23:24 , Wes Gamble wrote:
>>>
>>>       
>>>> I updated to 0.9.5 Rubygems, and now all of my updates of my
>>>> (previously) precompiled Windows gems are now attempting to compile
>>>> via
>>>> extconf.rb, etc.
>>>>
>>>> Are precompiled versions of gems for Windows available?  If so, how
>>>> do I
>>>> specify that I want one?
>>>>
>>>> I attempted to use the --platform x86-mswin32-80 modifier which I
>>>> thought would pull a precompiled gem, but no such luck.
>>>>
>>>>         
>>>
> Wes let me clear your problem:
>
> You said that you platform was x86-mswin32-80, but actually is x86-mswin32-60.
>
>
>   
Luis, thanks for the information.  Just to be clear, my initial attempt 
to use --platform _was_ incorrect (using 80 instead of 60),
but specifying x86-mswin32-60 also does not work, which makes sense, 
since I assume that this is what is used if I don't specify
--platform explicitly.

Thanks,
Wes


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