On Mon, 17 Jul 2006, nobu / ruby-lang.org wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> At Mon, 17 Jul 2006 17:48:46 +0900,
> <noreply / rubyforge.org> wrote in [ruby-core:08240]:
> > make: ar: Command not found
> 
> You need ar command.  It would be included in binutils or
> something similar.  Install it first.

There may be one in /usr/ccs/bin or /usr/xpg4/bin.  We don't run
Solaris8 any more so I can't check, but I'm pretty sure this has 
not changed for years.
> 
> -- 
> Nobu Nakada
> 
> 
        Hugh