On Feb 23, 3:15   ⮮ 
> On Feb 23, 2:50   ﮮ
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> > Alle Monday 23 February 2009, vaibhav kadian ha scritto:
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> > > Hi
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> > > This might not be the right question to ask at such a high tech group
> > > but as i want to learn it, i have to ask it somewhere.
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> > > I have ruby 1.8.6 patch 111 and gem 1.0.1
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> > > now i want wxruby2 but as the 'gem install wxruby2' tries to install
> > > fromhttp://rubyforge.org, it timed out.
> > > I can see the files onhttp://rubyforge.org/frs/?group_id=35. Can i
> > > download the tar files and install it locally?
> > > How? because i dont want to leave it to network to do it.......i know
> > > it sound wierd but i can download the files but unable to install.
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> > > Need a way to install offline using a file wxruby2 and wxsugar
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> > Yes, you can. Simply, give gem the path of the file you downloaded, instead of
> > just the gem name:
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> > gem install /path/to/downloaded/wxruby-something.gem
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> > I hope this helps
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> > Stefano
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> dont you think .gem files try to download it from rubyforge.org, which
> is what i dont want
> i want a complete set locally. after which i'll disconnet from web and
> install
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> Thanks

BTW even giving gem install wsxruby.tar.gz isnt' working .......its
looking at http://gems.rugyforge.org for files