mlbright / gmail.com wrote:
> This is what worked for me.
> Remove all the ruby packages using synaptic: ALL of them
> You need to install zlibc, zlib1g, zlib1g-dev, then recompile ruby.
> e.g. sudo apt-get install zlibc etc.
> THen install ruby-1.8.4 from source
> Then download rubygems and install it.
> 

Yikes! Makes me glad I run FreeBSD :-)