[typo] Help Rails 2.0 with typo 4.1.1

Rick DeNatale rick.denatale at gmail.com
Thu Dec 13 11:45:45 EST 2007

On 12/13/07, John Gedeon <orangej2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have typo 4.1.1 installed on my host that just upgraded to rails 2.0.1.
> They still have rails 1.2.6 installed but typo is using 2.0.1 and is broken
> with a huge stack trace that I didn't have before, and I have made no
> changes myself so it must be that. I know I should have frozen the gem
> before, but now I do not know how to switch it so that typo uses the old
> rails plugin. I tried adding RAILS_GEM_VERSION = ' 1.2.6' in my
> environment.rb file but that doesn't help.
> Please let me know if there is any other useful info I can send. Mostly I
> think I just need to know how to freeze rails to a previous version of the
> plugin which is installed in /usr/lib/ruby/gems along side the latest.
> Also I can't use rake rails:freeze:edge TAG=rel_1-2-6 because my host
> doesn't have svn installed.

I think you can use
 rake freeze:gems VERSION=1.2.6

The freeze:gems task seems to use the VERSION environment variable.

Rick DeNatale

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