This Command “gem install contint.gem” Hangs Forever

Problem scenario:  You are running gem install *.gem and it hangs.  This stalling appears to be a freeze.  You wait several minutes and nothing happens.  You are waiting for a message or a new prompt.

Solution:  Control-C to get out of it.  Try it again with the "-V" flag like this:

gem install contInt.gem -V

# This time be patient.  Sometimes these commands can take more than 10 minutes to return a message.  The -V flag will provide messages (or more detailed messages) as to the problem you are experiencing.  The -V flag and be placed immediately after the "gem install " or at the very end.  The -V flag is interchangeable with the "--verbose" flag.

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