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I want to know how to install ruby on rails on ubuntu14.04. please help me. which versions are better to install and how to install ruby(version), rubygems, rubygems_update -v (version), mysql_server libmysqlclient-dev mysql2, rails -v=(version), rake --version (version), Please frnds help me i need to develop a website. i had a domain too.

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To install MySQL server, use the following command:

apt-get install mysql-server

More information on how to install ruby on rails on an ubuntu server you can find at: http://www.rosehosting.com/blog/how-to-install-ruby-2-0-and-rubygems-2-1-11-on-ubuntu-13-10-from-source/

To install the latest versions of Ruby and Rubygems download the following archives:

cd /root

wget http://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/ruby-2.1.2.tar.gz

wget http://production.cf.rubygems.org/rubygems/rubygems-2.2.2.tgz

and execute the following commands:

tar xvzf ruby-2.1.2.tar.gz

cd ruby-2.1.2



make install

cd /root

tar xvzf rubygems-2.2.2.tgz

cd rubygems-2.2.2

ruby setup.rb

then, follow the tutorial above in order to install the latest gem versions etc.

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