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How to add a proxy settings to gem

Does Ubuntu have default proxy settings? I ask this question because every time I try to install rails through gem install rails I get connection timed out error! This error occurs even I try from ...
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Ruby's ri not working - 'Marshall data too short'

I'm running Lubuntu 13.10, I installed Ruby (1.9.3p194), Gems(1.8.23), ri(4.1.1), rdoc and some gems (Rails, RSpec, haml...) from the apt-get repository. When I try to run ri, it gives me the ...
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After system updates OS doesn't start correctly

I updated my system and I needed to start is again, but after the starting: x is not started there is a massage on the tty1: Faraday: you may want to install system_timer for reliable timeouts ...
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How to activate support for ANSI escape in terminal?

The ri tool of Ruby for the documentation offers the possibility to output ANSI escape sequences, but the terminal has to support it. How is it possible to activate support for ANSI escape sequences ...
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Installing rails 12.04 error

I have followed all stapes from this page https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-install-ruby-on-rails-on-ubuntu-12-04-lts-precise-pangolin-with-rvm It all goes well until command to ...
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How to get Ubuntu installed and running for development (I.e. ruby on rails) [closed]

Ok, I am mostly a windows user but for for learning RoR at work, I had to get used to a mac . Once I did I found that I enjoyed it, especially the terminal, I could load up projects in moments what ...
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Installing ruby with rvm and making ruby visible to bash

I installed rvm according to the instructions from the official website. Then I installed two ruby versions While rvm was visible to bash, ruby was not. I was browsing the web for a solution and I ...
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WARNING: You don't have <a directory> in your PATH, gem executables will not run

I installed a tools package my friend recommended and this is what I keep getting when I try to upgrade. My system has also started freezing after I installed the tools. ryan1@ryan1:~$ sudo apt-get ...
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Where is my ruby installed when i install through RVM?

right now i am running ruby 1.9 , which i installed using RVM . I needed that to run my redmine 2.4.2 , since i had trouble using 1.8. Now i need to configure my passenger mod to point to ruby 1.9 ...
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Getting always - “xmpfilter: command not found”

I have installed vim plug-in - t9md/vim-ruby-xmpfilter. My .vimrc contains 1 set nocompatible " We're running Vim, not Vi! 2 syntax on " Enable syntax highlighting 3 filetype ...
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GitLab Omnibus Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to build GitLab from the Omnibus project in my Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit following this link After issuing sudo apt-get install ruby ruby-bundler I downloaded the source from here and after ...
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ERROR: While executing gem (some::Gem) no such name (http://some.url) [closed]

I'm trying to install rails using $ sudo gem install rails But I get this error: ERROR: While executing gem ... (Gem::RemoteFetcher::UnknownHostError) no such name ...
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puppet rspec no such file to load — rspec-puppet (LoadError)

I have no prior experience at all of ruby. I am not interested in ruby (and so have no knowledge of rails etc) as such but am using puppet to manage a group of servers. I have written some modules ...
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How to uninstall rubymine from UBUNTU

I was trying to upgrade from RubyMine 5.4.3.2.1 to 6 for that I was trying to uninstall RubyMine 5.4.3.2.1. I removed RubyMine directory from where I installed RubyMine. Now everytime I need to run ...
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How to uninstall RubyMine 5.4.3.2.1?

I was trying to upgrade from RubyMine 5.4.3.2.1 to 6 for that I was trying to uninstall RubyMine 5.4.3.2.1. I removed RubyMine directory from where I installed RubyMine. Now everytime I need to run ...
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install libmysqlclient-dev 5.6

I can't use the mysql ruby gem because I get this error: Incorrect MySQL client library version! This gem was compiled for 5.6.15 but the client library is 5.5.34. (RuntimeError) apt-get is ...
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How to access Ruby on Rails Assets from a Host Machine

I am running a Ruby on Rails server on an Ubuntu VirtualBox guest machine. I can access the local server from my host machine by setting the Ubuntu network adapter to bridged. My app's hmtl is ...
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Installing rbenv apt-get vs git checkout

I'm finding confliccting advice on how to install rbenv (and ruby) in recent ubuntu versions (13.10). Many guides suggest cloning from git, and updating bashrc etc. For example this guide on ...
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Gsl ruby gem on Ubuntu Saucy (13.10)

I'm trying to install the gsl gem on Ubuntu Saucy I installed the relevant gsl packages with sudo apt-get install gsl-bin libgsl0-dev But then installing the gem fails In file included from ...
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Unable to Install Guard

I've seen Guard and it's usefulness in web development and would like to install it. Naturally, I expected to be able to use sudo gem install guard to do so (yes, it is a Ruby Gem). However the ...
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why there is difference between psql -version output and the psql version connected to my application? how can I resolve this

I am building up a rails application that I cloned from my friend. I am using Ubuntu 13.10, rails 3.2.14. I am using a postgresql database and when I try to run rake db:migrate it gives me some error ...
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How to install ruby?

I am pretty new to ruby world and I don't know about installing it. Viewing methods from blogs with google search but feeling confuse. Could somebody help me to setup ruby in my Ubuntu 13.10?
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Is it possible to update the app indicator from code?

I use ruby-libappindicator bindings to manage ubuntu application indicators. I want to indicate if port 3000 is used by any application. Port checking isn't a problem but I also need to update the ...
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Rails 3: No route matches error

I am trying to create a simple form in Rails 3. But facing this issue: Showing /home/praveen/rails_projects/mebay/app/views/ads/new.html.erb where line #2 raised: No route matches ...
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Why has Ubuntu 13.10 more recent packages than 13.04?

I don't understand how some packages are managed in Ubuntu. How are they moved from unstable to testing? The Debian FAQ says: Unstable has the most recent (latest) versions. But the packages ...
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VPS apache config - Invalid command 'PassengerDefaultRuby' after adding latest passenger gem

used to have this list of rubies in my vps: ruby-1.9.2-p320 [ i686 ] =* ruby-1.9.3-p194 [ i686 ] ruby-1.9.3-p374 [ i686 ] ruby-1.9.3-p392 [ i686 ] today I installed a new app on this vps ...
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Can't install rvm

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 ...
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How do you login into /bin/bash automatically?

Im on 12.04 LTS and am doing to Ruby on Rails development. When I start up my terminal and type in ruby -v it will list my Ruby as 1.8.7. When I type in /bin/bash --login then ruby -v will list it as ...
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What version of Ruby am I really running?

Im running Ubuntu 12.04 lts and have installed Ruby via RVM. Problem is when I just type ruby -v into the terminal it says that my Ruby Version is 1.8.7 and using the shotgun gem for Sinatra it ...
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Installing Ruby [duplicate]

I found a tutorial in this site showing how to install Ruby. The problem is I found the terminal is asking to install packages that are already installed Reading package lists... Installing ...
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gssapi requires Ruby version >= 1.9.1. on gem install

I'm trying to install knife-cloudstack plugin using gem install on Ubuntu 12.04 with chef-client configured and got error as said in title. >gem install knife-cloudstack ERROR: Error installing ...
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“No XS-Ruby-Versions” error message when building Ruby package

I am trying to build a Ruby package using git-buildpackage. I am getting this error near the end of the process: dh clean --buildsystem=ruby --with ruby dh_testdir -O--buildsystem=ruby ...
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How to find and install latest Ruby version using RVM?

I finally got RVM working and now I would like RVM to install the latest stable ruby version. In the tutorial I am using they installed ruby 1.9.3 with command : rvm install 1.9.3 Now I want to ...
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I have a problem to install metasploit on ubuntu 12.04

I have installed metasploit on my ubuntu 12.04 but the problem when i write aboziad@aboziad:~$ msfconsole Could not find rake-10.0.4 in any of the sources Run `bundle install` to install missing ...
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Will a Ruby installation installed by a package manager conflict with one installed with RVM?

I installed the Heroku Toolbelt the other day, and it looks like Ruby was a requirement, so the package manager installed it for me. But I was planning to install Ruby through RVM. Will the two Rubys ...
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Upstart - Bluepill not starting without sudo

I have an upstart service to start bluepill (Ruby gem to monitor processes). The upstart config is below. description "Start up the bluepill service" start on runlevel [2] stop on runlevel [016] ...
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Issue With Upstart And RVM Gem?

Im trying to get a RVM gem to run via upstart... I can't seem to get it to work: siriserver.conf #siriserver start on filesystem or runlevel [2345] stop on runlevel [!2345] respawn exec ...
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Upstart tracking wrong PID of process - not respawning

I originally asked this question on StackOverflow. Then realised that this is probably a better place. I have bluepill setup to monitor my delayed_job processes. (Ruby On Rails application) Using ...
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Post-retirement plans for Ruby package in Precise 12.04LTS? [duplicate]

Now that Ruby 1.8.7 is officially retired, is it at all possible that the default ruby package in precise might be updated all the way up to 2.0? I understand that backporting is generally not done ...
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Dotdeb alternatives for Ruby or Python?

I really like Dotdeb, but it doesn't include packages for Ruby and Python. While I could build my own repository, I wouldn't want to reinvent the wheel (and then be forced to drive). Are there any ...
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Installing Ruby On Rails stack on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I'm looking to install ruby on rails on Ubuntu similarly to how its described in the RailsIntaller.org for MAC/Windows. Instructions and guides that I've seen to do this on Ubuntu seem to be all over ...
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How to install jekyll?

According to the jekyll site, this is how you make a new website with jekyll: ~ $ gem install jekyll ~ $ jekyll new myblog ~ $ cd myblog ~/myblog $ jekyll serve gem install jekyll didn't work, nor ...
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How to open a Ruby file in terminal?

I have a ruby file saved on my desktop as test.rb. How can I open it with terminal? I have already tried to use /home/desktop/test.rb and what I get in response is bash: /home/desktop/test.rb: No ...
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Installing Rails on Ubuntu 13.04

I tried installing rails according to this guide, and when I do, I get this error: $ sudo gem install rails WARNING: Error fetching data: Errno::ENOENT: No such file or directory - getaddrinfo ...
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Download a particular version of a package with apt

I wish to download a particular version of a package. The package in question is ruby1.9.3 which has a Ubuntu native version and a Brightbox PPA version. I have the PPA version installed and that ...
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Something is closing port 443?

I have Ubuntu 12.04 Server installed and serving a Ruby on Rails app with Apache and Passenger. I'm using iptables to control traffic. Yesterday, I setup Apache to use SSL for the site. After setting ...
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How do I install an Xbee? I am trying to do it with ruby

Download the ruby-xbee tarball from Here. Extracted the bundle into its permanent directory: cd to /ruby*pcc Did $ ln -s ruby-serial-port-0.6-linux-intel ruby-serialport-0.6 $ ruby extconf.rb ...
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How to install Ruby Ripper, or another app that does MP3s through a GUI

I have tried to install ruby ripper various times (raring) using code pasted from the internet. everytime i get to sudo apt-get install rubyripper, i get this back: E: Unable to locate package ...
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trouble updating “sudo apt-get update” [duplicate]

I've been trying to install ruby on rails and it requires me to run this command. I am new to Linux so I'm not very familiar with everything but this is what comes out after I type "sudo apt-get ...
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How can I install Vagrant on 12.04 if ruby-json is already installed?

I tried to install the software , which are in software center and new software like virtual box, but it is showing the error: Items cannot be installed or removed until the package catalog is ...