update-alternatives --config ruby fails:
# uname -a Linux test06 2.6.38-8-virtual #42-Ubuntu SMP Mon Apr 11 04:06:34 UTC 2011 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux # cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=11.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=natty DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 11.04" # apt-get install ruby1.9.1-full Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ruby1.9.1-full is already the newest version. 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 25 not upgraded. # update-alternatives --config ruby update-alternatives: error: no alternatives for ruby. # ls -l /etc/alternatives/ru* ls: cannot access /etc/alternatives/ru*: No such file or directory
2 days ago (January 15th, 2012) I wrote a Puppet manifest that used
update-alternatives to setup the correct Ruby version. Today, update-alternatives fails as described above. Where did the Ruby alternatives go?