On 9/15/07, Shot (Piotr Szotkowski) <shot / hot.pl> wrote:
> hemant:
>
> > NOO  _never_ install rubygems from apt tree, its broken.
>
> Why not? I'm using them with great success. They land in /var/lib/gems,
> I have /var/lib/gems/1.8/bin in my $PATH and everything works perfectly.

Some get lucky.  I've had nothing but heartache using the apt tree for
Ruby.  This comes up pretty often on this list.  I'm kind of at the
point now where I think your should do your own build from source.

Todd