I installed a ruby application by gem. Where can I find its source code?
on 2009-01-06 03:57
on 2009-01-06 04:17
Zhao Yi wrote: > I installed a ruby application by gem. Where can I find its source code? gem unpack unpacks a gem to the current directory. gem env shows where gems are installed.
on 2009-01-06 04:27
Tim H. wrote: > Zhao Yi wrote: >> I installed a ruby application by gem. Where can I find its source code? > > gem unpack > > unpacks a gem to the current directory. > > gem env > > shows where gems are installed. OK, it works. thanks.
on 2009-01-06 05:13
On Jan 5, 2009, at 9:27 PM, Zhao Yi wrote: >> >> shows where gems are installed. > > OK, it works. thanks. > -- There's also gem list -d gemname $ gem list -d rails *** LOCAL GEMS *** rails (2.1.2, 2.1.0, 2.0.2, 1.2.6, 1.2.5, 1.2.3) Author: David Heinemeier H. Rubyforge: http://rubyforge.org/projects/rails Homepage: http://www.rubyonrails.org Installed at (2.1.2): /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8 (2.1.0): /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8 (2.0.2): /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8 (1.2.6): /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/ Versions/1.8/usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8 (1.2.5): /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8 (1.2.3): /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/ Versions/1.8/usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8 Web-application framework with template engine, control-flow layer, and ORM. So if you're looking to know where a particular version of a gem is installed, it can be better than gem env: $ gem env RubyGems Environment: - RUBYGEMS VERSION: 1.3.1 - RUBY VERSION: 1.8.6 (2008-03-03 patchlevel 114) [universal- darwin9.0] - INSTALLATION DIRECTORY: /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8 - RUBY EXECUTABLE: /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/ Versions/1.8/usr/bin/ruby - EXECUTABLE DIRECTORY: /usr/bin - RUBYGEMS PLATFORMS: - ruby - universal-darwin-9 - GEM PATHS: - /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8 - /Users/rab/.gem/ruby/1.8 - /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/1.8/usr/lib/ ruby/gems/1.8 - GEM CONFIGURATION: - :update_sources => true - :verbose => true - :benchmark => false - :backtrace => false - :bulk_threshold => 1000 - REMOTE SOURCES: - http://gems.rubyforge.org/ Hopefully, this gives you much more information that you needed ;-) -Rob Rob B. http://agileconsultingllc.com email@example.com