On 7 Sep 2011, at 12:13, Robert Klemme wrote:

> On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 10:00 AM, James French
> <James.French / naturalmotion.com> wrote:
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>> I wonder whether you could give me some advice. I have ruby 1.9.2-p290 f=
or windows checked into a 'buildtools' subversion repository. I've added qu=
ite a few gems to it.
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>> I now need to get it all working on Mac OSX Lion...
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>> Can I 'overlay' the distros or do I need a completely separate folder (r=
einstalling all the gems)?
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> Gems may need a native build so I'd probably rather have different
> directories for them.
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>> Also, on a side note, is it correct to check in the gem cache folders in=
to source control?
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> Not sure but the fact that they are called "cache" folders (which
> means the information is redundant) would prevent me from doing it.
> The data will likely be overwritten at some point in time anyway.
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> Kind regards
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> robert
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> remember.guy do |as, often| as.you_can - without end
> http://blog.rubybestpractices.com/
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Thanks Robert. I'm currently investigating and will update this thread with=
 the results. This is also my first ever email sent from a Mac. Wooo!=