[Rubyinstaller-devel] Current Zlib module hangs Ruby

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Wed Mar 18 12:26:08 EDT 2009

On Wed, Mar 18, 2009 at 12:04 PM, Nikolai Weibull <now at bitwi.se> wrote:
> I just downloaded, built, and installed the one-click installer and it
> seems that

This one, right?


> require 'zlib'
> (as done by, for example, RubyGems) causes Ruby to look up.  I see no
> reason for this behavior.  Copying over zlib.so from the old installer
> seems to work fine.

I'll investigate what happens on this. Perhaps an older version of
zlib1.dll is interfering.

> Also, rubygems_mingw/text.rb doesn't get included in the installer.

rubygems has no text.rb file I'm aware of.

And for the MSI installer contain those files, the WiX XML files need
to be updated.

Luis Lavena
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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