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Jan Josefowicz (Guest)
on 2006-05-06 13:48
I try to create a rails project as usual user. It does not work.

If I do that as root it works fine.
Also commands rails -v and gem -v does work only with root rights.

On the command:

developer@linux:~/data> rails test

I get following output:

`const_missing': undefined method `demodulize' for
"ActiveRecordError":String (NoMethodError)
        from /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:182:in
        from /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:181:in
        from /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:167:in
        from /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:166:in
        from /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:37:in
        from /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems.rb:31:in
        from /usr/local/bin/rails:17

Damien T. (Guest)
on 2006-05-06 14:48
Almost the exact thing happened to me.

I can't really give any useful advice other than saying that I got it to
work again by re-installing rails. Only thing is that now, lighttpd and
the ruby console don't work for me anymore.

In hindsight, I think my installation was all fine until I tried to use
Locomotive to run apps, so I'm going to blame that for my broken

Sorry Im not much help, I just thought i'd share my experience,
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