Rebase problems in Ruby

Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Mon Feb 25 14:44:00 GMT 2013

On 2/25/2013 12:17 AM, Chloe wrote:
> I'm trying to run 'rails console' in an app with many, many gems (not a test
> app) and it is giving me these errors. I've already tried to run 'rebaseall'
> with ash and I also ran 'rubyrebase' using a script I found on this list
> archive. Neither helped. I've tried several times. 'cygcheck -c' says
> everything's OK. These are the errors I'm getting:
> $ rails console
>        2 [main] ruby 4216 child_info_fork::abort:
> C:\cygwin\bin\cygpixman-1-0.dll: Loaded to different address:
> parent(0x692B0000) != child(0x17A0000)

So where are these gems coming from and how many are there?  Too
many/ones from unknown places are going to be either missed
by 'rubyrebase' or be impossible to fit in memory without
collision with other installed DLLs.  See this thread for more
discussion of this:




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