[Rubygems-developers] invalid Gem::Specification format

Jeremy d jeremydeininger at gmail.com
Wed Jun 25 19:11:01 EDT 2008


On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 4:07 PM, Ryan Davis <ryand-ruby at zenspider.com> wrote:
>
> On Jun 24, 2008, at 13:41 , Chad Woolley wrote:
>
>> On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 9:53 AM, Jeremy d <jeremydeininger at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Exception `TypeError' at
>>> /usr/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/specification.rb:271 - invalid
>>> Gem::Specification format ["1.1.1", 3, "geminstaller", #<Gem::Version
>>> "0.4.2">, Thu Jun 19 03:00:00 -0400 2008, "Automated Gem installation,
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> This was apparently because I built the GemInstaller 0.4.2 gem with a
>> pre-1.2.0 release of RubyGems.
>>
>> I have since re-released GemInstaller 0.4.3 built with RubyGems 1.2.0
>> official, and deleted the 0.4.2 release off of RubyForge.  I hope this
>> fixes everything!
>
> deletions don't replicate, unfortunately... it'd be quicker and easier
> (until we get ahold of tom) to push another 0.4.2. Sucks... I've been bitten
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Chad,
The re-release of 0.4.2 fixed the problem I was encountering.  Thanks!

-Jeremy


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