Re: ruby on rails and suse 9.1
From: Marvyn von Mars (mvm_at_mars-bars.red)
Date: Wed, 18 May 2005 05:45:49 GMT
> The ruby that comes as an rpm on suse 9.1 is not the most recent
> version and the most recent version is required for ruby on rails. I'm
> trying to compile the most recent version. I'll put some real effort
> into it this weekend when I get some time and post if I get it working.
It should easy.
I downloaded Ruby 1.8.2 source tarball.
The usual process (configure/make/make install):
$ tar -xzvf ruby-1.8.2...
2. $ cd ruby-... (the newly created directory)
3. $ ./configure
4. $ make
5. $ su
6. # make install
(This may not be necessary.
YaST does this after 'install/remove software'.)
8. # exit
Do any clean-ups.
/* using 'checkinstall':
5. $ mkdir doc-pak
6. $ cp INSTALL README [and other such files] doc-pak
7. $ su
8. # checkinstall -R make install
9. # rpm -ivvv /usr/src/.../ruby-1.8.2...i386.rpm
10. # SuSEconfig
11. # exit