Remove ć from gemspec to install in JRuby #301

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JRuby 1.7.3 gives this error when installing: ERROR: While executing gem ... (Psych::SyntaxError)
(): 'reader' unacceptable character '�' (0x87) special characters are not allowed
in "'reader'", position 164 at line 0 column 0

Changed to 'c', built gem and installed just fine.


mislav commented Mar 19, 2013

Bug in either RubyGems or Psych. My gemspec has the encoding: utf-8 directive, signifying that the contents of the gemspec may have Unicode characters. I won't change my name to appease software bugs.

Which will_paginate version did you try to install when you got the error?

mislav closed this Mar 19, 2013

Version 3.0.4. Google search turned up similar errors with special characters in gemspec not installing in JRuby. I understand your reasoning, and I was able to work around the issue by changing the character myself.


mislav commented Mar 19, 2013

See #224

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