Comparison of String with Gem::Version failed

using gem list -r, that’s the first time i got an error :

ERROR: While executing gem … (ArgumentError)
comparison of String with Gem::Version failed

with :

gem --version
0.9.0

ruby --version
ruby 1.8.4 (2005-12-24) [powerpc-darwin8.7.0]

over Mac OS X 10.4.7

does anyone got the same error ?

found a workaround ?

Ola B. [email protected] wrote:

Until then, just repeat until it works.

fine ! thanxs alot )))

Une bévue wrote:

ruby 1.8.4 (2005-12-24) [powerpc-darwin8.7.0]

over Mac OS X 10.4.7

does anyone got the same error ?

found a workaround ?

This is a long time bug in RubyGems, due to bad ==-implementations and
differences in Hashing-algorithms between the platforms. Just yesterday
Jim W. posted a fix to the RubyGems-dev-list, so it will be in the
next release. Until then, just repeat until it works.


Ola B. (http://ola-bini.blogspot.com)
JvYAML, RbYAML, JRuby and Jatha contributor
System Developer, Karolinska Institutet (http://www.ki.se)
OLogix Consulting (http://www.ologix.com)

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