Forum: Ruby on Rails gem install mysql error MySQL native bindings for rub on ppc

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868cbc6ae7bdaaa7dce093e154bb89a9?d=identicon&s=25 Ar Kn (arniek)
on 2007-06-24 21:37
Install went fine until the "Install MySQL native bindings for ruby"

Select which gem to install for your platform (powerpc-darwin8.0)
 1. mysql 2.7.3 (mswin32)
 2. mysql 2.7.1 (mswin32)
 3. mysql 2.7 (ruby)
 4. mysql 2.6 (ruby)
 5. Skip this gem
 6. Cancel installation
> 3
Building native extensions.  This could take a while...
ERROR:  While executing gem ... (Gem::Installer::ExtensionBuildError)
    ERROR: Failed to build gem native extension.

ruby extconf.rb install mysql -- --with-mysql-dir=/usr/local/mysql
can't find header files for ruby.
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