/usr/share/man/man1/gem.1.gz is a dangling symlink

Bug #1418636 reported by Rohan Garg on 2015-02-05
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
One Hundred Papercuts
ruby-defaults (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

It seems that /usr/share/man/man1/gem.1.gz is a dangling symlink

shadeslayer@solembum ~ [17:29:52]
> $ ls -lH /usr/share/man/man1/gem.1.gz
ls: cannot access /usr/share/man/man1/gem.1.gz: No such file or directory

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.10
Package: ruby 1:
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.16.0-29.39-generic 3.16.7-ckt2
Uname: Linux 3.16.0-29-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 2.14.7-0ubuntu8.1
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: KDE
Date: Thu Feb 5 17:28:12 2015
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-01-15 (21 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Kubuntu-Plasma-5 14.10 "Utopic Unicorn" - Release amd64 (20141022)
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: ruby-defaults
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Rohan Garg (rohangarg) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in ruby-defaults (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Ben Coleman (oloryn) wrote :

In utopic, /usr/share/man/man1/gem.1.gz points to gem2.1.1.gz, and comes from the ruby package.

Note that in trusty, /usr/share/man/man1/gem.1.gz pointed to gem1.9.1.1.gz (also from the ruby package), and gem1.9.1.1.gz comes from the ruby1.9.1 package. Looks like gem2.1.1.gz was left out of the utopic ruby2.1 package.

Changed in hundredpapercuts:
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in ruby-defaults (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in hundredpapercuts:
importance: Undecided → High
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