On Sun, 08 Mar 2015 10:42:34 -0500 Peter Gallagher
> Attempting to install the winrm GEM manually does not change the behaviour.
> DEB package provided at https://www.vagrantup.com/download-archive/v1.6.5.html
> does not display this behaviour and works as expected.
I came across the same problem today, but as a workaround you can call
(as the same user you normally use vagrant)
$ vagrant plugin install winrm winrm-fs
to install the winrm (and winrm-fs, which is needed next) gems into
vagrant's own gem store (located in ~/.vagrant.d/gems/). This allows to
manage windows guests in the meantime, until ruby-winrm is packaged for