Forum: Ruby on Rails problem with blog demo app

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technology (Guest)
on 2009-01-15 19:25
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http://guides.rubyonrails.org/getting_started_with...

The command "rake db.create" shown in section "6.1. Running a
migration" is failing as follows:

bash-3.2$ pwd
/Users/jander/work/blog
bash-3.2$ rake db.create --trace
(in /Users/jander/work/blog)
rake aborted!
Don't know how to build task 'db.create'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:1706:in `[]'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:2018:in
`invoke_task'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:1997:in
`top_level'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:1997:in `each'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:1997:in
`top_level'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:2036:in
`standard_exception_handling'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:1991:in
`top_level'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:1970:in `run'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:2036:in
`standard_exception_handling'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/lib/rake.rb:1967:in `run'
/usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.8.3/bin/rake:31
/usr/local/bin/rake:19:in `load'
/usr/local/bin/rake:19
Jason W. (Guest)
on 2009-01-15 19:30
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try running rake db:migrate
I think the problem is you are using a period instead of a colon

Jason
technology (Guest)
on 2009-01-15 19:35
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Thanks, you're absolutely right! One of the problems of having a very
high resolution screen...:)
0utPunk (Guest)
on 2009-01-17 13:12
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Maybe db:create?
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