On Mon, 27 Nov 2006 11:13:14 -0800, andy wrote:

> This is part question - part comment...
> 
> I'm installing a local (non-root) gems.  I've succeeded in doing this,
> however I had a problem I thought I might bring to the attention of the
> community.

I have a system where rubygems is installed systemwide by root (so the
rubygems library, and binaries are systemwide), and I set GEM_HOME to
/home/bloom/.gems, installed the sources gem locally, and consequently
have a local gem directory.

--Ken

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Ken Bloom. PhD candidate. Linguistic Cognition Laboratory.
Department of Computer Science. Illinois Institute of Technology.
http://www.iit.edu/~kbloom1/