[Rubygems-developers] Fixed: Re: Binary gems or extension source - which and how?

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Thu May 22 01:04:09 EDT 2008

On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 12:47 AM, Clifford Heath
<clifford.heath at gmail.com> wrote:
> Re my previous problem: I had a file "lib/wbxml.rb", which contained
> require 'wbxml.so'
> and the shared library was under the ext directory (dirname was in
> required_paths), but the fact that the file basename of the file was
> the same prevented rubygems from loading it.
> The .rb contained nothing of interest, so I removed it and the problem
> has gone away. A trap for young players... thanks Luis for offering
> help.

Great!, too bad I just sent a reply... I follow the FIFO workflow, so
you already answered most of what I commented on that email ;-)

Take care,
Luis Lavena
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