David Hughes wrote:
> I am a total newb in RoR.  But this community looks awesome.   Am really
> looking forward to learning Ruby and its elements.
> 
> Having said that, the following is a really crummy problem. Am running
> Fedora Core 6. Ruby installed fine.  Gem appears to have installed as
> well.  Went to install the Ruby Asset manager and the following....
> 
> configure: error: Can't install RMagick. Can't find libMagick or one of
> the dependent libraries.
>                   Check the config.log file for more detailed
> information.
> 
> 
> I searched and know this is a known issue.  I've mucked around trying to
> figure out how to get past the problem.  The libMagick .so files are
> located in /usr/local/lib.  I yum'd the ImageMagick-devel installation
> as was recommended. And a few other things.  And continue to get the
> same error.
> 
> Help? I know this is a really simple problem, but am fresh into Ruby on
> Rails and felt I should ask.  I will learn more and more as I get into,
> but am asking for help on this.
> 
> tia
Check this out: http://rmagick.rubyforge.org/install-faq.html#libmagick. 
If that doesn't help. email rmagick AT rubyforge DOT org.

The Installing RMagick on Linux HOWTO is here: 
http:/rmagick.rubyforge.org/install-linux.html.

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