Forum: Ruby 1.8.7 doesn't work on Ubuntu

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2475563a3ba1da4018af64f964ab45b0?d=identicon&s=25 Chad Woolley (thewoolleyman)
on 2009-05-07 06:50
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Does anyone know how to get around this:

http://redmine.ruby-lang.org/issues/show/863

Thanks,
-- Chad
Bec38d63650c8912b6ba9b557fb953b9?d=identicon&s=25 Roger Pack (rogerdpack)
on 2009-05-07 08:37
Chad Woolley wrote:
> Does anyone know how to get around this:

Make sure to install every package under the sun before installing ruby
from source, perhaps?
-=r
2475563a3ba1da4018af64f964ab45b0?d=identicon&s=25 Chad Woolley (thewoolleyman)
on 2009-05-07 09:00
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On Wed, May 6, 2009 at 11:37 PM, Roger Pack <rogerpack2005@gmail.com>
wrote:
> Make sure to install every package under the sun before installing ruby
> from source, perhaps?

I've already installed everything that looks likely, the next step
would be to try to install every package with 'ssl' in the name.

BTW, looks like other people have had this issue with no resolution
either:

http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/...
http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/...

Also, I tried this after uninstalling the ruby that came with Ubuntu.
Didn't help.  I also reinstalled the Ubuntu built-in ruby ssl package.
 Didn't help.
0ec4920185b657a03edf01fff96b4e9b?d=identicon&s=25 Yukihiro Matsumoto (Guest)
on 2009-05-07 09:13
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Hi,

In message "Re: 1.8.7 doesn't work on Ubuntu"
    on Thu, 7 May 2009 16:00:04 +0900, Chad Woolley
<thewoolleyman@gmail.com> writes:

|Also, I tried this after uninstalling the ruby that came with Ubuntu.
|Didn't help.  I also reinstalled the Ubuntu built-in ruby ssl package.
| Didn't help.

Could you show us exact step to reproduce the problem, with all input
and errors?  In addition, do you set any environment variables
e.g. RUBYOPT or RUBYPATH?

              matz.
C3a0d479bd322818d766a7e869c6c5b2?d=identicon&s=25 Matthew Williams (Guest)
on 2009-05-07 10:27
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On Thu, 2009-05-07 at 13:49 +0900, Chad Woolley wrote:
> Does anyone know how to get around this:
>
> http://redmine.ruby-lang.org/issues/show/863
>
> Thanks,
> -- Chad
>

Did you install libssl-dev?

Most of the time that errors like that occur on Ubuntu they are due to
the dev packages not being installed....

Matt
2475563a3ba1da4018af64f964ab45b0?d=identicon&s=25 Chad Woolley (thewoolleyman)
on 2009-05-09 23:44
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On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 12:13 AM, Yukihiro Matsumoto <matz@ruby-lang.org>
wrote:

Yes!  The patch you put on the ticket does seem to fix it!  Thanks,
Matz...
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