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Is it possible to reinstall/fix Mac OS X's system ruby without doing a complete OS reinstall?

Is it possible? I'm running into various issues at least once a week since it got corrupted or something, especially with homebrew. If it is possible, but would just be a better idea to start from a ...
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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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Pass cmd.exe arguments via a shortcut?

I'd like to create a shortcut to run cmd at a particular location with a few commands. I'm hoping from there I can work out how to make it a right click option to "Run my cmd commands here..." I've ...
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How to completely remove Ruby, Ruby gems on Mac OS X 10.6.4

Most rubyists might be shocked when they'll read this, but I'd like to know if it's possible to completely remove the Ruby framework as well as all the tools and gems that ship with Mac OS X 10.6.4. ...
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Why can't nginx access puma socket on CentOS 7?

So I have a Ruby on Rails app in /var/www/ owned by nginx with 755 permissions. Said app is intended to be deployed via puma. Like so: rvmsudo -u nginx bundle exec puma -e production -d -b unix:///...
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How to run script as a Windows XP service?

I want to run my ruby web server as a Windows XP service. Somebody can advice how to do that? I changed (removed the word ruby) the title so more people can find the answer. It will work for any ...
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what does STOP service do in Windows?

I start my web server as web service on Windows XP. How it was done is described here My web server is coded in ruby/sinatra and I start it C:\Ruby187\bin\ruby c:\web\web2.rb. That code the service ...
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install gem for older ruby 1.8 on Mac OS X 10.9 Maverics

I installed osx-trash using the answer here but got the error: /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/2.0/usr/lib/ruby/2.0.0/rubygems/core_ext/kernel_require.rb:45:in `require': cannot ...
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Create a local DNS TLD for development

I do a lot of web dev, mainly RoR and PHP, I've got a VMs which holds my dev environments and handling multiple clients on them is a pain. With PHP you just create a subdir, but with RoR it's a little ...
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Can't find sqlite3 in this ruby/rails version using rvm

I installed rvm and am using 1.9.2 with rails 3.05. I was able to create a new application but once I moved into the directory and tried to start the server ("rails s"), I got this error message ...
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OS X `gollum` install not working

I've tried many things to fix this, but i can't get get gollum as a cli utility. gem install gollum completes with ... Building native extensions. This could take a while... ERROR: Error ...
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Reinstall Ruby framework on OS X Yosemite

I installed home brew on Yosemite and it messed up the System built-in framework. I couldn't use the Ruby gems already installed or the new ones installed after Homebrew. Instead of fixing all the ...
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Deploying ruby app with Apache 2.4

I'm trying to run two different apps with Apache 2.4 and Passenger under OSX 10.10.5. Snorby(rails driven app) uses port 3000 and Ntopng( lua based - also uses port 3000) Have two virtual hosts for ...