Sunday, August 20, 2006

First Attempt at Mongrel on Ubuntu

Re: [ANN] Mongrel 0.3.13.3 -- Ruby Licensed Release

First problem: Need to install make and gcc.  'sudo aptitude install make gcc' is necessary for a gem install of mongrel.  It looks like mongrel is compiled from C to assist with speed.



If you don't have make installed, you won't see any errors during the mongrel install until you try running it within a rails project.



/usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/mongrel-0.3.13.3/lib/mongrel.rb:666:in `register': undefined method `resolve' for nil:Mongrel::URIClassifier (NoMethodError)

So I installed make and gcc and reinstalled mongrel through 'sudo gem install mongrel'.

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