On Tuesday, June 24, 2003, at 07:36 PM, Mark Wilson wrote:

> A few questions.
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> Are you using fink? If so, have you recently updated it? If so, have 
> you tried to install Ruby 1.6.7 through fink?

No, I don't use fink and never have.

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> Are you using another package distribution system (like darwin ports 
> or others)?

No. I just upgraded when prompted by the upgrade dialog.

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> What version of Mac OS X are you using?

10.2.6

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> What is the output when you run `uname -a'?

bash-2.05a$ unname -a
bash: unname: command not found

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> What do you see when you run `which gcc', `which ranlib', `which 
> make'? All of these should be in `/usr/bin/'.

bash-2.05a$ which gcc
/usr/bin/gcc
bash-2.05a$ which ranlib
/usr/bin/ranlib

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> Have you tried to install Ruby 1.8 preview 3?

No.
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> Are you the administrator of the computer?

Yes.
>
> I don't remember whether you need to remove the old developer tools 
> before installing the updated ones, but I recommend just following the 
> instructions on the Apple site.

That's what I did.
>
> Regards,
>
> Mark Wilson
>
>> bash-2.05a$ make
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c array.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c bignum.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c class.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c compar.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c dir.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c dln.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c enum.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c error.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c eval.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c file.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c gc.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c hash.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c inits.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c io.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c marshal.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c math.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c numeric.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c object.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c pack.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c parse.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c process.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c prec.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c random.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c range.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c re.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c regex.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c ruby.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c signal.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c sprintf.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c st.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c string.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c struct.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c time.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c util.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c variable.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -c version.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe -I. -I. -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 -pipe -I. -I. -c main.c
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe  main.o dmyext.o libruby.a -lobjc   -o miniruby
>> ld: archive: libruby.a has no table of contents, add one with 
>> ranlib(1)
>> (can't load from it)
>> make: *** [miniruby] Error 1
>> bash-2.05a$ make test
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe  main.o dmyext.o libruby.a -lobjc   -o miniruby
>> ld: archive: libruby.a has no table of contents, add one with 
>> ranlib(1)
>> (can't load from it)
>> make: *** [miniruby] Error 1
>> bash-2.05a$ ranlib libruby.a
>> dyld: ranlib Undefined symbols:
>> ranlib undefined reference to ___keymgr_dwarf2_register_sectiyns 
>> expected
>> to be defined in /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>> ranlib undefined reference to elf expected to be defined in
>> /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>> ranlib undefined reference to Zstrlen expected to be defined in
>> /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>> Trace/BPT trap
>> bash-2.05a$ sudo make install
>> Password:
>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe  main.o dmyext.o libruby.a -lobjc   -o miniruby
>> ld: archive: libruby.a has no table of contents, add one with 
>> ranlib(1)
>> (can't load from it)
>> make: *** [miniruby] Error 1
>> bash-2.05a$ sudo ranlib /usr/local/lib/library-static.a
>> dyld: ranlib Undefined symbols:
>> ranlib undefined reference to ___keymgr_dwarf2_register_sectiyns 
>> expected
>> to be defined in /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>> ranlib undefined reference to elf expected to be defined in
>> /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>> ranlib undefined reference to Zstrlen expected to be defined in
>> /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>> Trace/BPT trap
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>> Gary B. Palmer
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>>       To:   ruby-talk / ruby-lang.org
>>       cc:   Gary.Palmer <gary.palmer / ccmail.nevada.edu>
>>       bcc:
>>       Subject:    Re: problem installing 1.6.8 on OS X 10.2
>> Mark Wilson <mwilson13 / cox.net>
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>> On Monday, June 23, 2003, at 09:17 PM, Gary.Palmer wrote:
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>>> PALMERS:~/src/ruby-1.6.8] gary% make
>>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe  main.o dmyext.o libruby.a -lobjc   -o miniruby
>>> ld: archive: libruby.a has no table of contents, add one with
>>> ranlib(1) (can't load from it)
>>> make: *** [miniruby] Error 1
>>> [PALMERS:~/src/ruby-1.6.8] gary% make test
>>> gcc -g -O2 -pipe  main.o dmyext.o libruby.a -lobjc   -o miniruby
>>> ld: archive: libruby.a has no table of contents, add one with
>>> ranlib(1) (can't load from it)
>>> make: *** [miniruby] Error 1
>>> [PALMERS:~/src/ruby-1.6.8] gary% locate libruby.a
>>> /usr/local/lib/ruby/1.6/powerpc-darwin1.3.7/libruby.a
>>> [PALMERS:~/src/ruby-1.6.8] gary% ranlib
>>> /usr/local/lib/ruby/1.6/powerpc-darwin1.3.7/libruby.a
>>> dyld: ranlib Undefined symbols:
>>> ranlib undefined reference to ___keymgr_dwarf2_register_sectiyns
>>> expected to be defined in /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>>> ranlib undefined reference to elf expected to be defined in
>>> /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>>> ranlib undefined reference to Zstrlen expected to be defined in
>>> /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
>>> Trace/BPT trap
>>> [snip]
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>> I've never seen that before. I think you have to start over from the
>> beginning on this one.
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>> I would recommend the following (not all of these are likely to be
>> necessary, but they help control the environment):
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>> 1. make sure you have the most recent Apple Developer Tools (I think
>> the last update was December 2002).
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>> 2. delete /usr/local/lib/ruby and usr/local/bin/ruby.
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>> 3. delete the extracted ruby folder.
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>> 4. use the bash shell (type bash at your terminal prompt).
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>> 5. run the following on the ruby tarball:
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>> gtar -zxf ruby-1.6.8.tar.gz
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>> Don't use stuff-it.
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>> 6. next do the following:
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>> cd ruby-1.6.8/
>> CFLAGS='-g -O2 -fno-common' ./configure
>> make
>> make test
>> sudo make install
>> sudo ranlib /usr/local/lib/libruby-static.a
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>> Some of the above advice comes from this page:
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>> http://www.imasy.or.jp/~hisa/mac/rubycocoa/build.en.html
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>> Regards,
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>> Mark Wilson
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