On 1/17/07, Anjum Pathan <anjum.pathan / gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all...
> PLZ help me
> I am new to both ruby and rails.
> I was trying to install rails on My FC5 machine but it didn't succeed...
>
> I have successfully installed latest version of Ruby on my machine, and Gems
> too....
> When I use command
>          "gem install rails --include-dependencies"
> I get following error...
>
>    "ERROR:  While executing gem ... (SocketError)
>        getaddrinfo: Temporary failure in name resolution "

A lot of times all you need to do is try again.  There is some work
being done with the gems system  right now though, so you might be
experiencing problems because of that.

You should also be sure to run gems as root.