[Rubyinstaller-devel] Installer3 rake compile problem

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Sun Apr 20 13:21:50 EDT 2008

On Sun, Apr 20, 2008 at 12:15 PM, Gordon Thiesfeld <gthiesfeld at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've been having a problem with the compile step in installer3
>  compiling openssl
>  C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:197:in `initialize':
>  Permission denied - mkmftmp1.log (Errno::EACCES)
>         from C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:197:in `open'
>         from C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:197:in `open'
>         from C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:228:in `postpone'
>         from C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:201:in `open'
>         from C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:224:in `postpone'
>         from C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:591:in
>  `checking_for'
>         from C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/ruby_1_8/lib/mkmf.rb:695:in
>  `have_func'
>         from ../../../ruby_1_8/ext/openssl/extconf.rb:73
>         from ../ruby_1_8/ext/extmk.rb:168:in `load'
>         from ../ruby_1_8/ext/extmk.rb:168:in `extmake'
>         from ../ruby_1_8/ext/extmk.rb:441
>         from ../ruby_1_8/ext/extmk.rb:440:in `each'
>         from ../ruby_1_8/ext/extmk.rb:440
>  make: *** [all] Error 1
>  rake aborted!
>  Command failed with status (2): ["C:/ruby/repo/oci_187/sandbox/msys/bin/bas...]
>  (See full trace by running task with --trace)
>  If I run it again, it might get past openssl, but fail on another
>  extension.  So I just keep running it until it finishes.  If I comment
>  out line 234 of ruby_1_8\lib\mkmf.rb it runs all the way through, but
>  this seems suboptimal.  Is anyone else seeing this?

Mmm, looks like the OS is blocking the .log file when compiling the extension.

Can you cleanup ruby_build/ext/openssl (remove folder) and also the
.ext/i386-mingw32/openssl.so ?

Also, check for a mkmf*.log in your %TEMP%.

Sometimes some antivirus software block these files.

Luis Lavena
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