Ralf Mler wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to compile ruby with  libreadline, which is under /lib.
> Removing the '#' befor the 'readline' statement in ext/Setup doen not 
> lead to any compilation. It just skips the readline directory.
> 
> I compiled readline on my own and installed it under $HEOM/local/lib and 
> then did an ./configure --with-search-path=$HOME/local/lib . Same 
> result: no compilation of readline.
> 
> 
> Any hints?
> 
> 
> THANKS
> ralf (-,-)..zZ
> 

with '--with-readline-dir=$HOME/local' everything  works

sorry the entropy