Rhosync installation problem on Mac

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09 Sep, 2011 12:16 PM

I am getting the following problem while installing the Rhosync on my macbook having snowleopard.
ERROR: Could not find a valid gem 'Rhodes' (>= 0) in any repository

and following are the gem configuration on my machine

RubyGems Environment:
- RUBYGEMS VERSION: 1.8.10 - RUBY VERSION: 1.8.7 (2009-06-12 patchlevel 174) [universal-darwin10.0] - INSTALLATION DIRECTORY: /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8 - RUBY EXECUTABLE: /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/1.8/usr/bin/ruby - EXECUTABLE DIRECTORY: /usr/bin - RUBYGEMS PLATFORMS:

- ruby
- universal-darwin-10
    • /Library/Ruby/Gems/1.8
    • /Users/ashish/.gem/ruby/1.8
    • /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/1.8/usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8
    • :update_sources => true
    • :verbose => true
    • :benchmark => false
    • :backtrace => false
    • :bulk_threshold => 1000
    • :sources => []

can you help me out to fix this problem
also attaching the error which i am getting with eclipse ide while creating Rhosync Project.

  1. 1 Posted by Luis Lavena on 09 Sep, 2011 02:31 PM

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    Seems your sources are empty (see remote sources)

    Please do:

    gem sources --add http://rubygems.org

    And try the gem installation again.

  2. 2 Posted by james on 12 Sep, 2011 05:53 AM

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    Thans Lavena, i tried the step suggested by you and its saying that rubygems.org is successfuly added. but still the problem is the same. i am getting the same message while i am installing rhosync. any idea?

  3. 3 Posted by Gabriel Horner on 13 Sep, 2011 12:20 PM

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    James, the gem 'Rhosync' doesn't exist. Are you sure you don't mean rhosync? Case matters.

  4. Luis Lavena closed this discussion on 14 Sep, 2011 11:30 AM.

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