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Subject [PATCH] Site: Add note about require_relative gem install for Deltacloud 1.0.5
Date Tue, 20 Nov 2012 20:01:59 GMT
From: Ronelle Landy <>

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@@ -140,6 +140,14 @@ the Wiki</a>. Note that they require using homebrew.
 <p><strong>And thats it!</strong> The gem install command will automatically
fetch and install all other gems that the Deltacloud server needs. As an alternative you can
get the latest releases of Deltacloud from the <a href="">Apache
+<p><span class="label">Note:</span> When installing and running Deltacloud
on platforms with Ruby versions 1.8.x, the 'require_relative' gem needs to be installed. This
gem should be automatically installed with the deltacloud-core gem however, if this does not
occur, the follow error will be thrown when starting Deltacloud: </p>
+<pre>/usr/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:31:in `gem_original_require':
no such file to load -- require_relative (LoadError)</pre>
+<p>The fix is to explicitly install the 'require_relative' gem: </p>
+<pre>$ sudo gem install require_relative</pre>
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