Developed by Wayne E. Seguin, RVM is based on the idea that you can easily install, manage, and work with multiple Ruby environments from interpreters to sets of gems.

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libxslt is missing installing Nokogiri with RVM

It's been one month I'm trying to install the Nokogiri gem on Fedora 16 to run a friend's Rails project. I installed Ruby with RVM. Using gem install nokogiri returns libxslt is missing. please ...
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Problems installing Ruby 1.9.2 and rvm on Debian Lenny

I have currently have Ruby 1.9.1 (bad) and want to install 1.9.3 under rvm. However, rvm requirements gives a long list, most of which installed fine: install build-essential openssl libreadline6 ...
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Why does bash sometimes think my $HOME isn't the correct directory?

Like the title says it seems that bash sometimes misidentifies my $HOME. This cropped up after a seemingly unique series of events that I will now replay in broad strokes. Running OS X 10.6 with ...
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Load RVM environment in Screen and ZSH

This topic has been driving me nuts for a while now, and I'd like to be able to figure out what's going wrong. I use zsh with screen in my terminal, and have been for a while. However, for whatever ...
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Problems installing ruby 1.9.3 on Snow Leopard

I am trying to install ruby 1.9.3 (I am running xCode 4.2) with the following command: rvm install 1.9.3 --with-gcc=clang Fetching yaml-0.1.4.tar.gz to /Users/myusername/.rvm/archives Extracting ...
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How to set a gemset as default in RVM?

I'm using RVM in my OS X machine, I use ruby 1.9.2 by default with RVM. Each time I create a terminal session I have to type "rvm gemset use rails_app", to use my gemset … I would like "rails_app" ...
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Getting fcron and RVM work together

I'm trying to make RVM and fcron work together. Apparently fcron does not read directly or indirectly any sort of env variables. Which makes RVM futile and scripts fail. I have this script which ...
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How do I keep background jobs from telling me they're done

In RVM (Ruby Version Manager) you can create .rvmrc files for a per-project basis. This handles basic ruby version and library (gem) management. This script is automatically executed when you cd into ...
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Why am I getting “rvm: command not found” on Ubuntu?

I am trying to set up Siri Proxy, and I come up to the steps: rvmsudo rvm install 1.9.3 rvm use 1.9.3 --default rvmsudo gem install eventmachine CFPropertyList httparty json uuidtools But I can't ...
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Why can't I set the default Ruby version in Ubuntu?

I'm trying to set my Ruby version to be 1.9.2, but I can't change it from the system Ruby installation. What am I doing wrong? My terminal output is: $ rvm list rvm rubies => ruby-1.9.2-p180 [ ...
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Bash: Switching from user to root causes issues with prompt

I am on a Mac, running Snow Leopard (if it matters). I am customizing my bash prompt to display things that get pulled from user specific places. For example, I am using Ruby Version Manager to manage ...
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Getting errors trying to install RVM on Mac OS X

What else can I try? user15:~ durrantm$ bash < <(curl -s https://rvm.beginrescueend.com/install/rvm) user15:~ durrantm$ cat .bash_profile [[ -s "$HOME/.rvm/scripts/rvm" ]] && . ...
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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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How to create a GEM_HOME for rvm?

I'm learning how to set up different versions of ruby with different versions of rails using rvm. Here's a link for the instructions http://beginrescueend.com/gemsets/basics/. It says Let's say, ...
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“Git: command not found” error while installing RVM on OS X

Working from my command line on Mac OS X Snow Leopard in directory /Users/michael, I did the installation line recommended by the RVM site: bash < <(curl -s ...
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Redcar Install through RVM

I am trying to install Redcar on Ubuntu using RVM. I have read countless articles about it and i still get this error message. I followed this article in particular. ...
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Issues with RVM and new terminal instances

So I started having issues with my terminal sessions for some reason that I'm not fully aware of how to fix. This is the terminal output that I get when I start up any new session now. RVM doesn't ...
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How do you run a shell command/script automatically when entering/cd-ing a directory on Snow Leopard?

Apologies if the answer to this is obvious, but I haven't been able to find one yet (perhaps because I'm searching with the incorrect terminology). I am on a Mac running Snow Leopard and I would like ...
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rvm doesnt work when specifiying the path…?

when typing in the path to the rvm it doesnt work $which rvm /usr/local/bin/rvm $ruby -v ruby 1.9.2p0 (2010-08-18 revision 29036) [i686-linux] $/usr/local/bin/rvm use 1.8.7 Using ...
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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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Installing ruby 1.9.1 on OS X with RVM, getting error I can't make sense of

I'm trying to update my ruby install on Leopard to at least 1.9.1. I found a tutorial that tells me how to do it with RVM and I get as far as downloading, configuring and compiling the version I want, ...