Mauricio Fern?ndez wrote:

> Phlip wrote:

> > Rubies:
> >
> > I apologize for trammeling our fine language with such a peesash*t
operating
> > system, but...
> >
> > How do I get started? I can install rails with the gem system. Then I
run
> > this:
> >
> > C:\phlip\rails>ruby \ruby\bin\rails c:/phlip/rails
> > (in c:/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rails-0.8.0)
> > rm -rf c:/phlip/rails
> > rake aborted!
> > Permission denied - c:/phlip/rails
> > ../rakefile:42
> >
> > C:\phlip\rails>
> >
> > Why is rails, or something, trying to delete the folder I'm trying to
build
> > a rails website in?
>
> It's the expected behavior.
> Try to
> C:\phlip\rails> cd ..
> C:\phlip>ruby \ruby\bin\rails c:/phlip/rails

That worked - thanks!

> And BTW, the permission denied error wouldn't happen on some un*x,
> so you can blame win32 if you like.

nonono - blame Un*x for letting you delete the folder you are sitting in!

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