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Hardware concerns for optimal ruby on rails development on ubuntu machine

I've been developing dynamic web sites using ruby on rails on a 5 year old mac mini which has been great except that it takes too much time -- 15 minutes or so -- to run my simple test suites. I ...
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After Reinstall of Rails, Cannot Run `rails server`

On my main dev computer, I had had ruby installed from a ppa. I decided to reinstall it with rvm for consistency between computers. To uninstall my current environment, I ran sudo apt-get remove ...
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RailsIntaller for Ubuntu?

Im an Ubuntu newb, and so far installing programs has been a major PITA for me. Just downloading Sumblime2 text editor in Ubuntu required some terminal commands that im not used to. As opposed on a ...
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Rails + SSL error: SSL_connect returned=1 errno=0 state=SSLv3 read server certificate B: certificate verify failed

I'm using Ubuntu. I'm having an issue connecting to another server in one of my http = Net::HTTP.new(uri.host, uri.port) calls. This seemed to be pretty helpful: OpenSSL::SSL::SSLError: SSL_connect ...
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What's the equivalent of Ubuntu's apt-get command on a Mac

I'm trying to install the Feedzirra gem to do some work with RSS feeds. One documented issue with the installation is the need to install libcurl3-dev to address a common error in the installation ...
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tab complete not working for vim in particular directory - ubuntu 12.04

I am working on a ruby on rails app. All of the sudden the command line tab complete stopped working for vim, only for files though, and only for the vim command (i.e. works for other commands, ls, ...
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After closing the ssh terminal, the thin server is down

I have a rails project run on the thin server(1.3.1) on a ubuntu server. I ssh to the server and start thin with command 'thin start -C config/thin.yml', following the thin.yml, port: 3000 log: ...
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websites resolving in browser but not resolving in CLI. Can ping IP but not domain name (unknown host)

Hi guys I'm currently developing using rails and for some reason bundle install is returning the following output Error Bundler::HTTPError during request to dependency API Fetching full source index ...
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Rails can't find public system files through shared folder through virtualbox

I've just set-up a new dev environment where I have a win 7 host and ubuntu running in virtual box. My rails application files are on the host system, and I shared the folder with the guest, and I ...
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Can I shorten my directory commands in ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I shorten my directory commands in ubuntu? When working on a rails app I like to open all of my files through the command line like so cd my_app gedit ...
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How to install Ruby 1.9.2 and Rails 3 on Ubuntu 10.10?

I have gone through a lot of blogs and tutorials (including Beginning Rails 3) and now I have a messed up Ubuntu (It runs on VMWare) that I do not like it. Main problem is that based on Beginning ...
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Heroku on Ubuntu 10.04 (RVM with 1.9.2)

so I'm trying to install heroku and when I run it I get the following message: /home/brian/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p0@seniorproject/gems/rest-client-1.4.2/lib/restclient.rb:9:in `rescue in <top ...
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Install packages through apt-get or gem?

If a package is available both through apt-get and gem, which one should I choose? I'm on Ubuntu and I don't know if I should install rake through apt-get or gem. I use both apt-get and gem packages ...
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Setting up autotest with rspec in ubuntu

I'm trying to set up autotest on Ubuntu, and no matter what my configuration, I get this: loading autotest/rails_rspec2 style: RailsRspec2 ...
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Installing Heroku on Lucid Lynx reveals missing dependencies

I am trying to get a Ruby on Rails app hosted free somewhere, and Heroku is looking like my last resource. It is supposed to work on Linux, and the gem installs with no errors, but whenever I run any ...
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Ubuntu desktop through pen drive for rails development

I am window user and .net web developer. I am trying hands in ruby and "ruby on rails". Everybody suggests me to use OSx or Linux. Can i install Ubuntu on "pen drive" and use as development machine ...
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Is VirtualBox really slow compared to the host OS? (for Ruby development)

I have VirtualBox running Ubuntu as a guest environment on my Macbook Pro running Leopard OS X 10.5. I timed the same batch of Ruby on Rails unit tests on both systems. The difference seems to be ...