[OSM-dev] [RAILS] installing on Ubuntu Edgy?
schuyler at nocat.net
Sat Apr 28 07:27:09 BST 2007
To better inform my understanding of OSM's data modelling issues, and
answer the general call for people to try it for themselves at home, I
got the Rails port of the OSM service from SVN and tried installing
it. Unfortunately, knowing nothing about Rails, I ran into a few
First off I had to install Rails via gems in order to stop errors
about missing rubygems:
Next, I got errors about "undefined method `compress_output'".ran:
$ ruby script/plugin discover
$ ruby script/plugin install output_compression
This yielded a "undefined method `request_for_component' for module
`ActionController::Components'". So then I followed the instructions
However... this still yields an error on /api/0.4/map?bbox=... of
"undefined method `compress_output'" again.
At this point I went and commented out all the "after_filter
:compress_output" lines, which yielded this error:
NoMethodError in ApiController#map
undefined method `xmlschema' for nil:NilClass
And a stack trace:
I am afraid I already reveal the depths of my ignorance with Rails.
Any advice for getting Rails working on Ubuntu or Debian would be most
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