[Rubygems-developers] Gem 1.1.1 bulk updating all the time

Neil Wilson neil at brightbox.co.uk
Tue Jun 24 03:46:44 EDT 2008

2008/6/23 Ryan Davis <ryand-ruby at zenspider.com>:

> or cache/permission issues. I had 100% bulk updates for a few weeks and it
> went away. At the very least, try resetting stuff back to the basics:
> sudo gem sources -c
> sudo gem sources -l # to list every source you have
> sudo gem -r uri # remove every one but rubyforge.org

Yeah I've done that. Unfortunately the machines in question are 256Mb
VPS Ubuntu Dapper installations and the bulk update procedure seems to
need about twice that, so the poor little things thrash themselves
into oblivion.

Neil Wilson

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