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Charles Franklin
Charles Franklin
17,535 Points

OS X Mavericks

I'm having trouble with Ruby on OS X Mavericks... I think I may have overstepped and tried to install too many versions... I can get the CMD prompt. I can do rvm use 2.0.0 command. But when I try and start the server I dont get anything like the output that was given in the video... I get..

Charles-Franklins-iMac:~ charlesfranklin$ rails server /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/2.0/usr/lib/ruby/2.0.0/rubygems/dependency.rb:296:in to_specs': Could not find 'railties' (>= 0) among 6 total gem(s) (Gem::LoadError) from /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/2.0/usr/lib/ruby/2.0.0/rubygems/dependency.rb:307:into_spec' from /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/2.0/usr/lib/ruby/2.0.0/rubygems/core_ext/kernel_gem.rb:47:in gem' from /usr/bin/rails:22:in<main>'

If anyone can help I'd appreciate it...


1 Answer

Brandon Barrette
Brandon Barrette
20,485 Points

The rails installer used in the videos doesn't work for Mavericks. I would start over and follow these instructions:


Note you'll have to uninstall RVM (google it for advice on doing that). You might also want to follow this course about using the terminal and command line: