I'm using RVM in my OS X machine, I use ruby 1.9.2 by default with RVM.

Each time I create a terminal session I have to type "rvm gemset use rails_app", to use my gemset … I would like "rails_app" to somehow be my default gemset

I've tried doing:

 rvm use 1.9.2@rails_app --default

but then if I open a new terminal window and type rails I get :

/usr/local/Cellar/ruby/1.9.3-p0/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.9.1/rubygems/dependency.rb:247:in `to_specs': Could not find rails (>= 0) amongst [bundler-1.0.21, bundler-1.0.21, rake-0.9.2] (Gem::LoadError)
    from /usr/local/Cellar/ruby/1.9.3-p0/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.9.1/rubygems/dependency.rb:256:in `to_spec'
    from /usr/local/Cellar/ruby/1.9.3-p0/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.9.1/rubygems.rb:1202:in `gem'
    from /usr/local/bin/rails:18:in `<main>'

( it works fine If I just type rvm gemset use rails_app)


up vote 3 down vote accepted

This issue has recently been fixed. Run

rvm get head

and you should be able to set a default gemset and have it persist across Terminal sessions.

More info is here: https://github.com/wayneeseguin/rvm/issues/710

  • Yeah, I also reported in github. It's the correct answer though :) – Mr.Gando Jan 22 '12 at 2:23

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