Gaius Augustus Gaius Augustus - 5 months ago 48
Ruby Question

Unable to find a specification in CocoaPods

I cannot understand why the Cocoapod is unable to find the pod specification I created when I run

pod install
. Could someone help me solve this trouble?

I'm defining a subspec in my library podspec file like this:

s.subspec 'mysubspec' do |c|
c.dependency 'ABC','1.0.0'
end


This dependency ABC is listed in the library Podfile:

pod 'ABC', :git => 'git@github.com:myrepo/Podspecs.git', :branch => 'xyz'


The Podspec file
ABC.podspec
in the branch xyz of myrepo/Podspecs seems like this:

Pod::Spec.new do |s|
s.name = "ABC"
s.version = "1.0.0"
s.source = { :git => "git@github.com:myrepo/Podspecs.git", :branch => "xyz" }
end


The error is
[!] Unable to find a specification for ABC (= 1.0.0)


Solution: import the pod ABC before importing the subspec and add the tag to the podspec.

Answer

Instead of:

s.source       = { :git => "git@github.com:myrepo/Podspecs.git", :branch => "xyz" }

Write this: Don't forget the tag...

s.source       = { :git => "https://github.com/myrepo/Podspecs.git", :branch => "xyz",
                   :tag => s.version.to_s }
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