[OSM-dev] Notes on dev environment setup

Ulf Lamping ulf.lamping at web.de
Fri Feb 15 22:26:22 GMT 2008

Tom Enterline (OSM) schrieb:
> Hi,
> First, thanks to everyone (on- and off-list) who got me past my bumps!!
> As someone who went through the process of setting up a dev environment 
> on Ubuntu as a total Ruby on Rails and MySQL newbie, I have some notes 
> to make the next one easier.
> 1. In addition to the Debian packages noted, I needed ruby1.8-dev and 
> libxml2-dev.
> 2. I installed SqlSessionStore via
> svn co http://railsexpress.de/svn/plugins/sql_session_store/trunk  \
>   sql_session_store.
> 3. The Ruby libxml bindings are listed as a pre-requisite, but no hints 
> on how to install. I did "gem install libxml_ruby".
> 4. The current database.yml does not have a socket parameter. On the 
> other hand, the comments say you need to "gem install mysql", so I did.
> 5. I found the database schema version (8 versus 10) confusing.
> I've never updated a wiki, should I go ahead and make changes on the 
> The_Rails_Port page? Or is someone (perhaps unoffically) the maintainer?
> Suggestions?
Well, as a general guideline, go on and change the wiki.

Regards, ULFL

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