Errors when running gem install on mac #7

ProLoser opened this Issue Aug 28, 2012 · 6 comments

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$ sudo gem install xiki
ERROR:  Error installing xiki:
    ruby_parser requires sexp_processor (~> 3.0, runtime)

So since ruby_parser is broken and appears to be rather dead, perhaps you should add sexp_processor as a dependency?


On snow leopard, installing the transitive dependencies explicitly alone wasn't enough. I also had to do a:
sudo gem update --system


Still having errors. 10.8.1 :(

$ sudo gem install sexp_processor
Successfully installed sexp_processor-4.0.1
$ sudo gem update --system
Successfully installed rubygems-update-1.8.24
$ sudo gem install xiki

ERROR:  While generating documentation for activesupport-3.2.8
... MESSAGE:   exit
... RDOC args: --ri --op /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8/doc/activesupport-3.2.8/ri --encoding UTF-8 lib --title activesupport-3.2.8 Documentation --quiet
$ gem -v
$ ruby -v
ruby 1.8.7 (2012-02-08 patchlevel 358) [universal-darwin12.0]

I think that error only had to do with generating the docs for a gem. Shouldn't be an issue.

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