Hi Sai - Yes I did check the permissions, and searched the newsgroups
for possible solutions.  I tried running Watir on different cygwin
platforms w/o success.

Could the bug be tied to a certain version of ruby??


On Jan 28, 1:53 am, sai <saidesertrose2...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Not sure how many have tried Watir with Cygwin but your problem seems
> to be a permission one.
> Can you try to change the permission by doing a chmod and check if it
> is working?
>
> Also has anyone faced any problems in using Watir with PowerShell?
>
> Regards,
> Sai
>
> On Jan 27, 6:19 pm, Arco <akl...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Watir doesn't work for me.  Sadly ironic, for a regression test
> > tool...
>
> > Platform: WinXP / Cygwin
> > Ruby: ruby 1.8.7 (2008-08-11 patchlevel 72) [i386-cygwin]
> > Watir 1.6.2
>
> > Here's what I do:
> > - gem install watir
> > - irb
>
> > >> require 'watir'
> > => true
> > >> x = Watir::IE.new
>
> > LoadError: Permission denied - /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/watir-1.6.2/
> > lib/watir
> > /win32ole/win32ole.so
> >         from /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/watir-1.6.2/lib/watir/
> > win32ole/win32ole
> > .so
> >         from /usr/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:
> > 31:in `requi
> > re'
> >         from /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/watir-1.6.2/lib/watir/
> > win32ole.rb:5
> >         from /usr/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:
> > 31:in `gem_o
> > riginal_require'
> >         from /usr/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:
> > 31:in `requi
> > re'
> >         from /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/watir-1.6.2/lib/watir/ie.rb:
> > 38
> >         from (irb):2
>
>
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