Forum: Ruby on Rails Posts not getting through (was problems with MySQL gem

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john tsombakos (Guest)
on 2006-05-03 20:56
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No wonder noone has responded to my posts - I'm not sure they're going
out. Looking on the ruby-forum I don't see any of the three messages
I've posted about problems with the MySQL gem.

Basically, doing a gem update is getting me this over and over - on both
OS X and Ubuntu (Breezy):

Halo:~ john$ sudo gem update
Password:
Upgrading installed gems...
Attempting remote upgrade of mysql
Attempting remote installation of 'mysql'
Select which gem to install for your platform (powerpc-darwin8.6.0)
 1. mysql 2.7.2006.04.21 (mswin32)
 2. mysql 2.7 (ruby)
 3. mysql 2.6 (ruby)
 4. mysql 2.5.1 (ruby)
 5. Cancel installation
2
Building native extensions. This could take a while...
ruby extconf.rb update
checking for mysql_query() in -lmysqlclient... no
checking for main() in -lm... yes
checking for mysql_query() in -lmysqlclient... no
checking for main() in -lz... yes
checking for mysql_query() in -lmysqlclient... no
checking for main() in -lsocket... no
checking for mysql_query() in -lmysqlclient... no
checking for main() in -lnsl... no
checking for mysql_query() in -lmysqlclient... no

make
make: Nothing to be done for `all'.

make install
make: Nothing to be done for `install'.
Successfully installed mysql-2.7
Gems: [mysql] updated
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