[Rubygems-developers] Rubygems 1.3.1 overwrites /usr/bin/ruby

Eric Hodel drbrain at segment7.net
Tue Dec 16 01:34:00 EST 2008

On Dec 15, 2008, at 07:56 AM, Michael Franzl wrote:

> Hi,
> I just successfully compiled and installed Ruby 1.9.1-preview1 from  
> source. Afterwards I installed Rubygems-1.3.1 via `ruby setup.rb`. I  
> found out that Rubygems overwrote the /usr/bin/ruby binary.
> This is a very strange behaviour that I didn't encounter with the  
> combination of Ruby-1.8.7 and Rubygems-1.3.1
> Any hints appreciated...

If you can reproduce, I'd like to see the output of setup.rb.

I can't reproduce this 1.3.1 and ruby from SVN trunk.

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