On Jun 12, 2007, at 16:12, Chad Perrin wrote:

> I seem to have run into a small problem on FreeBSD.  Hopefully,  
> someone
> here has an answer.  (Note: cross-posted to freebsd-questions list)
>
> No matter what I try to look up with ri (the Ruby information utility
> that is used to look up stuff about classes, methods, et cetera,  
> from the
> command line), it returns the same result:
>
>> ri Time.strftime
>   Nothing known about Time.strftime
>
> I don't see anything in /usr/ports/lang that seems to relate to the
> matter of ensuring ri has a database of information to share.  What
> am I missing?  How can I get ri working properly on FreeBSD?

cd /usr/ports/lang/ruby
WITH_RDOC=yes make install

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