[Rubygems-developers] About rake on MinGW w/ ruby-libvirt

Atsushi SAKAI sakaia at jp.fujitsu.com
Thu Jun 19 04:54:39 EDT 2008



Thank you

I am just building ruby on MinGW.
with ruby
http://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/binaries/mingw/1.8/
with rubygems 1.1.0
http://rubyforge.org/frs/?group_id=126
and rake is taken by ruby install rake --remote (0.8.1)

and mkmf.log cannot taken from my environment.


Thanks
Atsushi SAKAI


"Luis Lavena" <luislavena at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 9:36 AM, Atsushi SAKAI <sakaia at jp.fujitsu.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am trying to make ruby bindings for libvirt on MinGW.
> > But it failed on
> > # rake build
> > The command "rake build" itself succeeds on Linux(fedora 6) but failed on MinGW.
> >
> > If you know the idea to solve this,
> > Please suggest me.
> 
> Are you trying to build with MinGW using One-Click Installer ruby? or
> are you trying with the MinGW version of Ruby distro I've created?
> 
> Since you didn't post the output of mkmf.log file (the one that
> extconf.rb generates) we cannot figure out what is actually happening,
> but I guess is the VC6 vs. MinGW issue.
> 
> You can grab a "pre-baked" mingw+msys environment for ruby here:
> 
> http://dump.mmediasys.com/installer3
> 
> And also a MinGW compiled ruby there (1.8.6-p114)
> 
> > ==Environment==
> > MinGW-5.1.4.exe
> > (for more detail see: https://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2008-June/msg00201.html)
> > ruby(1.8.4), rubygems(1.1.0), rake(0.8.1) seems installed successfully.
> 
> I suggest you try build libvirt first using the MinGW provided (add
> the missing pieces from the environment you described before build the
> ruby-libvirt bindings.
> 
> You can join us at rubyinstaller-devel mailing list:
> 
> http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/rubyinstaller-devel
> 
> Since we are working on improve stability of MinGW for Ruby and the
> extensions around it.
> 
> Hope that helps,
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