Here is the output of   " make test  >> out.txt "
Tried to build in /usr/local/ same result
tar xvfz the tar file
cd /usr/local/ruby-1.4.4
./configure
uncomment ext/Setup
touch out.txt
make test  >> out.txt
Thanks   Fergus


gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c array.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c bignum.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c class.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c compar.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c dir.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c dln.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c enum.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c error.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c eval.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c file.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c gc.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c hash.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c inits.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c io.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c marshal.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c math.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c numeric.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c object.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c pack.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c parse.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c process.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c prec.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c random.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c range.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c re.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c regex.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c ruby.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c signal.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c sprintf.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c st.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c string.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c struct.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c time.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c util.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c variable.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c version.c
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c dmyext.c
ar rcu libruby.a array.o bignum.o class.o compar.o dir.o dln.o enum.o
error.o eval.o file.o gc.o hash.o inits.o io.o marshal.o math.o numeric.o
object.o pack.o parse.o process.o prec.o random.o range.o re.o regex.o
ruby.o signal.o sprintf.o st.o string.o struct.o time.o util.o variable.o
version.o  dmyext.o
gcc -g -O2 -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -c main.c
gcc -g -O2 -rdynamic main.o dmyext.o libruby.a -ldl -lcrypt -lm   -o
miniruby
./rubytest.rb:28: command not found: ./ruby
/usr/bin/ruby-1.4.4/sample/test.rb
test failed

"Fergus Hayman" <shayman / uniserve.com> wrote in message
news:960178602.983913 / neptune.uniserve.ca...
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> Tried  twice to compile  1.4.4 under Rhat 6.2 .
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> tar xvfz  the file to /usr/bin/
> Did    ./configure
> uncommented modules in /ext/Setup
> make test failed
> make install failed
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> not much use without the error message, I know but probably wouldn't get
far
> without some tutorial, find Python difficult enough
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> Under win2K Tk  couldn't find the tcltklib file not sure why.   put it in
> path
> Maybe conflicts with tcl under Python ?
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