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From Alex Boisvert <alex.boisv...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Bundled Buildr + JRuby distribution
Date Wed, 11 Nov 2009 00:16:40 GMT
Ok, updated the distro at
http://people.apache.org/~boisvert/buildr-1.3.5-jruby-1.4.0.zip

Tested on both Linux and Windows.

Let me know if you have any luck using it.

alex

On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 2:59 PM, Alex Boisvert <alex.boisvert@gmail.com>wrote:

> Thanks, yes, I think I have solutions for both platforms now.   Just need
> to start VirtualBox to test the Windows part (which I should have done the
> first time around).
>
> And I've now removed all other scripts (jirb, jrubyc, ...) so they don't
> conflict with other JRuby installs.
>
> alex
>
>
>
> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 2:53 PM, Nick Sieger <nicksieger@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Alex,
>>
>> For Windows, you can piggy back off our new native launcher in JRuby 1.4
>> by copying jruby.exe to buildr.exe. This effectively does the same as "jruby
>> -S buildr" would do. The PATH issue is trickier admittedly. You really need
>> the shebang in the "buildr" script to point to the copy of JRuby that was
>> bundled, instead of "#!/usr/bin/env jruby".
>>
>> /Nick
>>
>>
>> On Nov 10, 2009, at 16:42 , Alex Boisvert wrote:
>>
>>  Hmmmm.... for a start there's two big issues with this distro.  First, if
>>> you already have jruby in your PATH, things get confused and basically
>>> nothing works.  Second, there's no buildr.bat so it's pretty useless for
>>> Windows users.  (Unless they are willing to run "jruby -S buildr")
>>>
>>> I'll do another take later.  Thanks for listening ;)
>>>
>>> alex
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 2:04 PM, Alex Boisvert <alex.boisvert@gmail.com
>>> >wrote:
>>>
>>>  Hi,
>>>>
>>>> I've created an experimental distribution of Buildr 1.3.5 and JRuby
>>>> 1.4.0
>>>> and made it available at:
>>>> http://people.apache.org/~boisvert/buildr-1.3.5-jruby-1.4.0.zip<http://people.apache.org/%7Eboisvert/buildr-1.3.5-jruby-1.4.0.zip>
>>>> <http://people.apache.org/%7Eboisvert/buildr-1.3.5-jruby-1.4.0.zip>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> The distro is 15M -- not too bad.  I've trimmed the packaged JRuby of
>>>> everything I could that didn't affect functionality, such as
>>>> documentation
>>>> and Ruby 1.9 support.
>>>>
>>>> To use it, simply
>>>>  1) unzip in a directory,
>>>>  2) set your PATH to point to the "bin" directory, and
>>>>  3) run "buildr" as usual.
>>>>
>>>> Looking for feedback on how it works as a quick way to get
>>>> yourself/other
>>>> people started.  If there's enough interest, it could become part of our
>>>> supported distros.
>>>>
>>>> thanks,
>>>> alex
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>
>

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