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How to run bash script from windows using plink on linux

I'm trying to run a simple bat file from windows that will run a bash script on linux machine. The bash script is located on the linux machine. For example: I'm trying to run this bat file from ...
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How do I install RVM into a custom directory?

I'm trying to install RVM on a host that requires me to run daemons as the web user, which doesn't have access to my home dir, and thus can't start rvm. How do I install RVM into a specific directory?...
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Prohibit user from issuing a specific sudo command

I'm using the Ruby Version Manager (RVM) which strongly recommends to never run the rvm command on linux prefaced by 'sudo'. How can I allow myself to run the command without sudo as I am supposed to, ...
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Why am I having / how can I fix this error: “shell_session_update: command not found”

Background I am getting into Ruby 2.x, and Rails 4.x, on a MacBook using OS X El Capitan (10.11.3), using the fish shell, employing the integration listed on this page: RVM - Fish Shell (Integration) ...
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How can I fix a Broken Pipe error?

I recently reinstalled RVM (following the instructions at http://rvm.io) after a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10 when I got an SSD Drive. Now, when I type: type rvm | head -1 I receive the following ...
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rvm requirements fails due to unmet dependencies

I'm trying to get rvm up and running on ubuntu 14.04 and having a tough time figuring out why I can't meet the dependencies. I have done multiple apt-get update && spt-get upgrades but still ...
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Error creating a Ruby launchd task with RVM in OS X

I want to periodically run a ruby gem based command. I am using RVM and following the tutorial set out here. My ruby task is called daily_checks.rb and is as follows: #!/usr/bin/env ruby puts 'in ...
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Nginx OpenSSL library install error

I am on Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan), ran rvmsudo passenger-install-nginx-module and when building I ran into this error: -lstdc++ -lpthread -lm /tmp/passenger.1rb7py0/pcre-8.34/.libs/libpcre.a -lssl -...
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Which risks after a chown on /usr/local/

First of all sorry for my english I'm french. I was trying to install rvm on OS X El Capitan, and an error stopped the installation, said me to check that brew update run correctly and surprise, it ...
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Remove all Ruby from Ubuntu

I’m trying to start a new project with RadiantCMS, but I’m having lots of problems, because in the server are 2 different Ruby installations. The first one, was installed following this tutorial and ...
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RVM is not a function message when using fish shell

I'm trying to use rvm from within the fish shell rvm gemset use rails3 I'm getting the following error message from fish RVM is not a function, selecting rubies with 'rvm use ...' will not work. ...
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RVM wants me to edit PATH in .bash_profile - I fear it is a mess

I am trying to get an Omega sub-theme running on my local machine (OSX 10.10) with Acquia Desktop Dev. Trying to run isolated ruby in sub-theme directory. When I use rvm list I get: Warning! PATH is ...
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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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Installing Ruby with RVM in Ubuntu 14.04

I installed RVM using the following command \curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable Then I restarted the terminal and executed this commands source ~/.rvm/scripts/rvm rvm requirements rvm ...
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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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Rails - Installation Error

I had used below mentioned commands to install rails in ubuntu 12.10 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install curl \curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable source ~/.rvm/scripts/rvm rvm ...
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RVM - Multilib version error installing libffi-devel on Centos 6.6

I have a Digital Ocean droplet running CentOS release 6.6 and I need to install Ruby and Capistrano on it. I've been following this idiot's guide; https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/...
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Unknown ruby interpreter version

I have a MacBook Pro, running Mavericks, but I'm not too acquainted with its inner workings. I'm just a humble CS student. After installing Ruby 1.9.3 and Rails 4.0.0, I get this annoying message ...
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Ruby installation issues with RVM

I've been following the directions at http://installrails.com to get my Macbook Air setup for some ruby work but I am running in any issue with RVM. When I try to install Ruby I get the following ...
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How can I disable rvm's interactive help (pager?) i.e. more / less a la `man`?

I recently upgraded from rbenv to the newest version of rvm. If I type a command such as: rvm help Then it gives me the same sort of paging interface I would get with man rvm - but I just want it ...
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rvm use responding with Unknown ruby interpreter version (do not know how to handle):

I have a number of Rails apps that I've inherited that use different Ruby versions. To make life easier I'm trying to use rvm. Whenever I fire off the rvm use command inside any of the directories I'm ...
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Where did my command (Heroku) go?

I expect to be schooled on this but have exhausted my Google searches and scant knowledge of how OS X finds a command. I've been using heroku for years and for some reason today I get the result: /...
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RVM is not a function, selecting rubies with 'rvm use …' will not work

I am trying to install Discourse as explained here but the command # Use installed ruby as default rvm use 2.0.0 --default results in this: discourse@ubuntu:~$ rvm use 2.0.0 --default RVM is ...
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Issue with RVM conflicting with Brew?

Please bare with me as I am not an expert on bash. In fact I'm fairly new to OSX < 1 year. I ultimately would like your help to get my system configured optimally, thus removing unnecessary tools. ...
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Move rvm/gems or make available to root

On a CentOS 6 server I accidentally installed rvm and a bunch of gems as non-root user. Everything is running well, however I'll need to run rvm scripts as super user later. I'd like to fix my ...
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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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How to install rvm as user jenkins?

I am following these steps to setup a Jenkins server on an Ubuntu EC2 instance. Everything is fine until I get to this step: As you can see (at the end of the output) I am being asked for the ...
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How to keep both 32bit and 64bit RVM rubies

I am using 32bit and 64bit Ubuntus on different machines, and I have a single portable USB HDD which I keep my /home on. I have problems with locally installed RVM, as different architectures require ...
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Do i need to install gems required by a Sublime Text plugin into rvm's global gemset or will default do?

If a Sublime Text 3 plugin asks me to install a gem for the plugin to work, do i need to tell rvm to install this gem into my global gemset for it to work properly or can I simply type 'gem install ...
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OSX 10.8.4 RVM install troubles with Network Users

I'm trying to install ruby 1.9 as the system default for all users of our mac machines. I've installed RVM using a "local" user account and everything seems to be working fine. I'm able to run the ...
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launchctl - use rvm instead of system Ruby in executed scripts?

I have a launchctl job I define as such: <key>ProgramArguments</key> <array> <string>/bin/sh</string> <string>-c</string> <...
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How can I undo rm -rf $HOME/.rvm*

What does rm -rf $HOME/.rvm* mean? I ran it on my VPS server in Ubuntu Terminal by accident and now I'm having all sorts of problems with my ruby application. How can I undo it? Or what do I need to ...
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Ruby and RVM: Unexpected version number

I am using osx 10.8.4 and has brew installed. I followed the ruby/rvm installation instruction here: http://octopress.org/docs/setup/rvm/ rvm install 1.9.3 rvm use 1.9.3 rvm rubygems latest It ran ...
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Installing Vagrant alongside RVM isntalled Ruby

How do I install vagrant alongside a specific version of ruby installed using RVM? I have both 1.8.7 and 1.9.3p429 installed. After using RVM to set my default to 1.9.3 I no longer have vagrant ...
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-bash: __rvm_add_to_path: command not found

As soon as I log in to my server with ssh I get the message: Last login: Wed Jul 17 16:13:07 2013 from foo.bar.net -bash: __rvm_add_to_path: command not found How can I fix that problem? My website ...
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how to undo rvm set stable?

I installed a rvm 2.0.0 and everything was ok Then I made by mistake rvm get head Then to correct that I added rvm get stable But now when I try to rvm install 2.0.0-study (same error on rvm install 2....
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Ubuntu system ruby upgrade borked rvm, how do I fix this?

I upgraded my system Ruby to Ruby 1.9.1 and inadvertently killed my rvm. My old system was 1.8. Now when I try to run programs that pull from the gems I have in ~/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.3-p194/gems, I see:...
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Error in Terminal when I open it

Last login: Wed Jun 12 15:15:00 on ttys000 -bash: Downloading: command not found -bash: Upgrading: command not found -bash: RVM: command not found -bash: RVM: command not found -bash: Upgrade: command ...
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Possible Homebrew and Rubie issues after the installation of RVM on Mountain Lion

I've installed RVM via the line offered on the rvm.io homepage: curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable --rails --autolibs=enabled In order of the installation process RVM automatically ...
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Bash and Ubuntu Commands

I have a problem with bash currently. I have Ubuntu 10.04 installed on a server I ssh into to do Rails development and something happened and now I am unable to use RVM as it is installed. The error I ...
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How do I run a rake task in cron under a different user?

I'm trying to run a backup script on ubuntu. My problem is that I'm trying to do this using the postgres user account that I setup on ubuntu. I believe having this account run the cron jobs is best ...
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rvm cluttering up my environment vars

I was trying to see a list of my environment variables in Bash (Mac Terminal) by typing set. But when I do, I am overwhelmed by a bunch of functions apparently defined by RVM. Is this supposed to ...
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Unable to install rvm-rbx in ubuntu 11.10

When i run the "rvm install rbx-head" in my ubuntu 11.10.There seems to be some error in the installation errors as follows: W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/ferramroberto/filezilla/ubuntu/...
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How I get rvm to work properly with gnome-terminal?

How do you get rvm to play properly with gnome-terminal? wim@wim-desktop:~$ rvm list rvm rubies =* ruby-1.9.3-p392 [ x86_64 ] ruby-2.0.0-p0 [ x86_64 ] # => - current # =* - current &&...
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Can not install Jruby using RVM

When I run one of the following commands: rvm install jruby-1.7.3 or rvm install jruby I get the following message: Searching for binary rubies, this might take some time. Installing ...
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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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How to install rvm on Mac OS x 10.8.x. rvm: command not found after rvm installation

I downloaded command line tools for Mac OSx. Checked for git version. Then tried to install rvm: MacBook-Pro:~ Tom$ curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable % Total % Received % Xferd ...
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gem install won't do anything - Mountain Lion

I just got a recent installation of Mountain Lion. I installed homebrew and the gcc on dupes to compile proper rubies. Now, with new versions of ruby (1.9.2) I can create and install gemsets and gems. ...
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Issues Installing jRuby with RVM

I'm running into an issue installing jRuby 1.7.0 with RVM on my Ubuntu 12.04.1 system. It seems RVM is messing up my $PATH because it's unable to find commands that are already installed on my system. ...
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How to rebuild all my Ruby gems?

I ran into an apparently known issue with the native C compiler on OS X 10.8 not building Ruby gems correctly, so I installed GCC as suggested. How do I have rvm rebuild all of the already-installed ...