On Sep 18, 12:05 pm, MenTaLguY <men... / rydia.net> wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Sep 2007 03:20:07 +0900, castillo.br... / gmail.com wrote:
> > I received the error with the stable recommended version from
> >http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/downloads/.
>
> Hmm.  It looks like that is different from p36 (the file size is different):
>
>  ftp://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/1.8/
>
> Try the -p36 tarball and see if it makes a difference (it should, based
> on others' experience).

Yes, p36 works fine. I should have done a search for deadlocks on this
group before posting.

http://groups.google.com/group/comp.lang.ruby/browse_thread/thread/ec5fbc1b970d40f6/9f80264e115a1235?lnk=gst&q=thread+deadlock&rnum=3#9f80264e115a1235



> Perhaps someone running the site needs to be more diligent about what is
> offered for download.

That does concern me.  The windows binary on http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/downloads/
points to p0 as well.

Is it a problem with updating the web page or should those links be
soft links to the latest 1.8.6 version?

Here is the directory listing from the ftp server in /pub/ruby

lrwxrwxrwx    1 1014     100            26 Aug 02 12:16 ruby-1.8.6-
p36.tar.bz2 -> 1.8/ruby-1.8.6-p36.tar.bz2
lrwxrwxrwx    1 1014     100            25 Aug 02 12:16 ruby-1.8.6-
p36.tar.gz -> 1.8/ruby-1.8.6-p36.tar.gz
lrwxrwxrwx    1 1014     100            22 Aug 02 12:16 ruby-1.8.6-
p36.zip -> 1.8/ruby-1.8.6-p36.zip
lrwxrwxrwx    1 1000     100            22 Mar 12  2007
ruby-1.8.6.tar.bz2 -> 1.8/ruby-1.8.6.tar.bz2
lrwxrwxrwx    1 1000     100            21 Mar 12  2007
ruby-1.8.6.tar.gz -> 1.8/ruby-1.8.6.tar.gz
lrwxrwxrwx    1 1000     100            18 Mar 12  2007 ruby-1.8.6.zip
-> 1.8/ruby-1.8.6.zip





> -mental