ruby for cygwin comes without "gem" command

Corinna Vinschen
Mon May 14 12:20:00 GMT 2007

On May 14 13:02, Ronald Fischer wrote:
> I installed ruby for cygwin, using the cygwin setup program:
> $ ruby --version
> ruby 1.8.5 (2006-12-25 patchlevel 12) [i386-cygwin]
> To my surprise, this does not install the "gem" command, which is
> normally part of Ruby 1.8.5:

gem is not part of the ruby standard package.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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