[Rubygems-developers] Bug in fetch?
jftucker at gmail.com
Wed Sep 17 19:33:25 EDT 2008
On 14 Sep 2008, at 15:35, Caspar Florian Ebeling wrote:
> when I try to use the fetch separately, then gem fails with an error
> indicating missing privileges. This should not happend because
> fetch is documented as saving the gem archive to the current
> flomac:vendor febeling$ rubygems-svn/bin/gem fetch hpricot --source
> ERROR: While executing gem ... (Errno::EACCES)
> Permission denied - /opt/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/cache/
> flomac:vendor febeling$ pwd
> The error references the regular location of gems, and not the local
> Seems wrong to me. This test happend from the trunk version as
> of today (r1868).
It's been this way for a long time, maybe forever. rubygems seems to
want to cache the file in the main cache before copying it out to the
> Do I miss something or is this a bug?
> Florian Ebeling
> florian.ebeling at gmail.com
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