>>>>> "S" == Stefan Lang <langstefan / gmx.at> writes:

S> No, at least not on my (Linux) system.

 You are right.

 This is just that, on Ubuntu, some extra arguments are given when ruby is
 compiled 

vgs%  ruby -rrbconfig -e 'p Config::CONFIG["configure_args"]'
"'--enable-frame-address' '--with-extra-site-search-path=/usr/local/lib/site_ruby/1.8/i386-linux' '--with-extra-search-path=/usr/lib/ruby/1.8/i386-linux' '--target=i486-linux-gnu' '--program-suffix=1.8' '--prefix=/usr' '--datadir=/usr/share' '--mandir=/usr/share/man' '--sysconfdir=/etc' '--localstatedir=/var' '--with-sitedir=/usr/local/lib/site_ruby' '--with-default-kcode=none' '--with-dbm-type=gdbm_compat' '--with-tklib=tk8.4' '--with-tcllib=tcl8.4' '--with-tcl-include=/usr/include/tcl8.4' '--with-bundled-sha1' '--with-bundled-md5' '--with-bundled-rmd160' '--enable-pthread' '--enable-shared' '--enable-ipv6' '--with-lookup-order-hack=INET' '--disable-rpath' 'CFLAGS=-Wall -g -O2' 'target_alias=i486-linux-gnu'"
vgs% 


Guy Decoux