> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Gabriele [mailto:jmg3000 / gmail.com] 
> Sent: Wednesday, June 28, 2006 3:07 PM
> To: ruby-talk ML
> Subject: Re: Problem with gem install, rubygems 0.9.0
> 
> 
> On 6/28/06, Daniel Berger <Daniel.Berger / qwest.com> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > Solaris 10
> > Ruby 1.8.4
> > gems 0.9.0
> >
> > I did a fresh install of Ruby, installed gems via "ruby 
> setup.rb", and 
> > tried by my first 'gem install'.  This is what I got:
> >
> > djberge@~/local/src/ruby-516>sudo gem install pathname2
> > Bulk updating Gem source index for: http://gems.rubyforge.org
> > ERROR:  While executing gem ... (NameError)
> >      undefined local variable or method `other' for 1:Fixnum
> >
> > I got the same result regardless of whether or not RUBYOPT was set.
> >
> > Any ideas?
> 
> Just curious, it looks like you installed Ruby into your home 
> directory (~/local/src/ruby516) -- why then run gem via sudo?

No, I installed it in /usr/local.  /home/local/src/ruby is just a
directory where I store source files.  The 516 is just the command
number.

I get this error regardless of where I run this command.

- Dan


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