On Jul 6, 2009, at 4:01 PM, Joel VanderWerf wrote:

> James Gray wrote:
>> http://code.google.com/p/redis/
>
> Does this install as a gem for you? I get this...
>
> $ gem install redis
> Successfully installed redis-0.0.1
> 1 gem installed
> Installing ri documentation for redis-0.0.1...
>
> ...
>
> and then rdoc fails with:
> invalid argument: --format=html
>
> and the gem dir redis-0.0.1 is empty, and
>
> Even disabling rdoc:
>
> $ gem install redis --no-rdoc --no-ri
> Successfully installed redis-0.0.1
> 1 gem installed
>
> results in an empty gem dir.
>
> --  
>      vjoel : Joel VanderWerf : path berkeley edu : 510 665 3407
>



Get redis from github as far as I know there is no redis gem on  
rubyforge yet(i wrote the ruby client)

git clone git://github.com/ezmobius/redis-rb.git

cd redis-rb

rake gem
sudo gem install pkg/redis***.gem

rake redis:install
rake redis:start


Cheers-

Ezra Zygmuntowicz
ez / engineyard.com