[Rubyinstaller-devel] Best way of installing sqlite3-ruby gem?

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Thu May 28 15:17:16 EDT 2009

On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 4:05 PM, Charles Roper
<reachme at charlesroper.co.uk> wrote:
> Luis Lavena wrote:
>> Right now you can build it using my sqlite3-ruby fork at GitHub:
>> http://github.com/luislavena/sqlite3-ruby
> Sorry, please excuse my ignorance, when you say build it, how do I do that?
> I have the devkit installed and working, but don't know how to build a gem
> manually... I have to run a rake task presumably?

No worries:

You need Git and the compiler around.

git clone the URL.

cd into the fresh cloned repository.

rake native gem

gem install --local pkg/sqlite3-ruby-1.2.4-x86-mingw32.gem

(or something like that, don't remember the version number)

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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