[Rubygems-developers] help rmagick error on gem install
luislavena at gmail.com
Mon Dec 29 11:39:21 EST 2008
On Mon, Dec 29, 2008 at 1:24 PM, Anmol Anand <anmolanand at gmail.com> wrote:
> I Had sent this mail to "rubygems-developers at rubyforge.org" without using
> 'help' in subject and I apologise for my mistake . Please pardon me, below I
> describe my problem.
> I have been trying to install Rmagick but have been unsuccessful.People on
> Rmagick forum told me that the error is a ruby gem error, Please help!!!
> When I typed the command "sudo gem install rmagick", I got the following
> anmol at anmol-laptop:~$ sudo gem install rmagick
> /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:274:in `initialize': wrong
> number of arguments (1 for 0) (ArgumentError)
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:274:in `new'
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:274:in `configuration'
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:520:in `path'
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/source_index.rb:66:in
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/source_index.rb:56:in
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:736:in `source_index'
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/gem_path_searcher.rb:86:in
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/gem_path_searcher.rb:21:in
> ... 6 levels...
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/gem_runner.rb:8:in `require'
> from /usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/gem_runner.rb:8
> from /usr/bin/gem:10:in `require'
> from /usr/bin/gem:10
> Please help!!!
> Thanks in advance.
Can you provide more information about your environment?
$ gem environment
Please also run the same command with debug information:
sudo gem install rmagick --debug
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
More information about the Rubygems-developers