Recently I’ve had trouble installing native gem extensions on my OSX 10.8.2 laptop.
It appears that some gems are specifically looking for
fail to compile if that’s missing. When I checked
/usr/bin I could only find
I tried creating a symlink to
gcc-4.2 and everything installed correctly:
sudo ln -s /usr/bin/gcc /usr/bin/gcc-4.2
Hope this helps someone!