Related with http://www.ruby-forum.com/topic/209991
I’m trying to install RoR on Windows XP x86 by using CYGWIN.
The versions I have installed are:
ruby 1.8.7 (2008-08-11 patchlevel 72) [i386-cygwin]
I’ve tried to install rails the system and I got errors
$ gem install rails --version 3.0.0
ERROR: Could not find a valid gem ‘rails’ (= 3.0.0) in any repository
ERROR: While executing gem … (Gem::RemoteFetcher::FetchError)
Errno::EPERM: Operation not permitted - connect(2)
The other thread also the same issue. But the answer was "Maybe you need
to connect the internet via proxy?
and the user “anon_comp (Guest)” was able to solve the issue & his
comment was "Success, it was merely my server blocking gem. Thanks for
How did you solve it? Pls give detailed steps.? …