Thanking everyone for all the help I’ve been given to this point, I’m
trying to get the mysql interface for ruby installed. I first tried
using the distribution (Ubuntu breezy) apt-get to install the
libmysql-ruby. It installs, but ruby doesn’t recognize it (I’ve done a
compile of 1.8.5 and installed that, after some help from the people
I then tried
sudo gem install mysql
It asks me which version I want installed, I picked 2.7 (ruby). gem runs
for a bit, then gives me the following error:
Could not create Makefile due to some reason, probably lack of
necessary libraries and/or headers. Check the mkmf.log file for more
details. You may need configuration options.
If I’m reading mkmf.log correctly, the problem is in finding
Does anyone know how to address this one? Also, are there any other gems
that I should install to have a good, working ruby installation?
Again, thanks for the help to this point…