I too had the same problem the I just installed commonwatir 1.6.5 and the
installed watir -v 1.6.2
it let me do the installation but when i ran the previously running script
it faild stating no such file to laod watir/ie

Any suggestions

thanx in advance


On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 12:58 PM, Alan Baird <alan.ba...@riskmetrics.com>wrote:

> This morning I was helping a coworker get some things up and running with
> watir and noticed that he had inadvertently got 1.6.5.  Since 1.6.5 changes
> the way .visible? works, we decided to go back to 1.6.2 and make sure
> everything was ok there.  We removed watir, commonwatir and firewatir and
> verified that everything was uninstalled.  After that, we did the following:
> C:\ >gem install watir -v 1.6.2
> ERROR:  Error installing watir:
>        firewatir requires commonwatir (= 1.6.5, runtime)
> C:\ >gem list --local
> *** LOCAL GEMS ***
> (removed unnecessary gems)
> ...
> commonwatir (1.6.2)
> ...
> C:\ >gem install firewatir -v 1.6.2
> Successfully installed firewatir-1.6.2
> 1 gem installed
> Installing ri documentation for firewatir-1.6.2...
> Installing RDoc documentation for firewatir-1.6.2...
> C:\ >gem install watir -v 1.6.2
> Successfully installed watir-1.6.2
> 1 gem installed
> Installing ri documentation for watir-1.6.2...
> Installing RDoc documentation for watir-1.6.2...
> So, to me it seems that there is a gem dependency in the firewatir install
> for commonwatir 1.6.5 (or maybe it's just the latest version).
> What do you think?
> Alan
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