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I want to install RVM:

ubuntu@ext:~$ rvm
The program 'rvm' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing:
sudo apt-get install ruby-rvm
ubuntu@ext:~$ sudo apt-get install ruby-rvm
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to locate package ruby-rvm

How can I do it?

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It seems it is only available on 12.04: launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ruby-rvm –  user16538 Sep 30 '13 at 10:18

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To install RVM stable with ruby, run the following command:

\curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable --ruby

Note: There is a backslash before curl. This prevents misbehaving if you have aliased it with configuration in your ~/.curlrc file.

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Right, don't use the ubuntu package. It was something of a mistake. –  jrg Sep 30 '13 at 13:11

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