Ruby is a general-purpose object-oriented open-source scripting language. It sees a high degree of use in the configuration management space, and is popular for web development due to the high adoption of Ruby On Rails

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Can't install Passenger for Apache

To set up Passenger some packages must be installed, for example libcurl4-openssl-dev: user@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install libcurl4-openssl-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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multi-user rvm gem install failure when called from CloudFormation::Init

I've taken an Amazon Linux AMI (based on CentOS) and installed RVM (1.10.3) to it in multi-user fashion (see {1} below). I used that to install ruby 1.9.3-p125, rubygems 1.8.17, and bundler 1.1 as ...
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Thin configuration file for HTTP and HTTPS

I'm trying to configure both HTTP and HTTPS on thin. I have this configuration file: environment: production address: 0.0.0.0 port: 9292 chdir: /home/[user]/[mySinatraAPP] pid: tmp/thin.pid rackup: ...
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Separate server for Resque workers

I'm trying to segment a few servers for a Rails project and part of that is entertaining the idea of isolating Resque workers to their own box. I already have Redis broken out, but is it common to ...
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Syntax error when starting Rails server, RVM could be the issue?

I am getting the following error when trying to start my Rails application in production for the first time: /var/www/railsapp/config/initializers/session_store.rb:3: syntax error, unexpected ':', ...
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cannot load such file — OpenSSL (LoadError)

I'm having an issue with an uncooperative EC2 Ubuntu 10.04 4 LTS instance. I'm trying to install a few prerequisites for a Ruby web app which has the following dependencies: require 'rubygems' ...
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Recommended way to install rubygems [closed]

There are server way to install rubygems Using apt-get: apt-get install rubygems1.8 Using rvm: bash -s stable < <(curl -s ...
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Apache Passenger displaying my Rails application contents?

I have installed mod_rails (phusion passenger) for Apache on Ubuntu 11.10. Ruby and Rails are running fine, and so does mod_rails. I have setup a site on dev.localhost, which is my ruby app. The app ...
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Setting up Thin, Bundler and Ubuntu

I have a very simple Ruby application which uses Thin and Bundler that I need to stick on an Ubuntu box. I've got as far as getting Ruby, bundler etc installed on the server, but am having trouble ...
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How to determine if ftp/smtp is up and running using a script? [closed]

Similiar to how these uptime monitoring servieces perform checks if your smtp or ftp server is running, how could I do this myself using python/ruby?
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gem environment and $GEM_PATH not updating when using rvm

I'm trying to upgrade ruby and rails gem on a server with cPanel, to do this I installed rvm and I successfully installed different versions of ruby... great stuff! Having a problem though, the ...
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How to generate a config file from node attribute (array) with Chef?

One of chef node's attributes is an array of hashes: "array_of_hashes": [ { "hash_key_1": "value1", "hash_key2": "value2", }, { "hash_key_2": "value4", ...
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Is removing ~/.rvm/ all I needed to perform a clean re-install

I have installed ruby and gems under ~/.rvm/, now I want to re-install all the stuffs agaain. Are there any modifications/links live outside of this folder? So, by just removing the folder ~/.rvm/ is ...
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Unicorn and copy_on_write_friendly?

While researching Unicorn configuration options I came across this snippet.. GC.respond_to?(:copy_on_write_friendly=) and GC.copy_on_write_friendly = true If I undertand correctly, it optimizes ...
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RVM permission denied on Ubuntu 11.10

I've been through all tutorials and solved problems I can find about RVM. There's something wrong with permissions. There are no rubies installed, and when I try to install one: "permission denied". I ...
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RubyGem on Debian

Hello I have this problem while installing many of the gems on my Debian 6 (upped to date). # gem install activemodel ERROR: While executing gem ... (NoMethodError) undefined method `call' for ...
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Cannot install ruby version on redhat

I have the following problem and whatever I try, nothing helps. I hope someone could help me with this. I have a redhat server and I'm trying to install redmine on it. Redmine needs Ruby >= 1.8.7 to ...
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Why won't rvm execute?

I installed RVM with gem install rvm. gem list shows rvm installed. But when i type the command rvm, I get command not found. Where is the rvm bin?
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ruby or rvm ruby in Production web server

Currently our production server runs in system ruby. Passenger handles our rails apps. Should I move to handling my entire ruby stuff using rvm? What advantage can rvm give me in a production ...
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Whats better, Higher GHz and fewer cores or more cores with lower GHz for a ruby app [closed]

I just finished developing a web crawler that essentially allows users to crawl their site and it informs them on errors through out their site. However my app is very server resource intensive. it ...
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Google Apps Mail & sendmail on web server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Outgoing mail from linux not being delivered I'm looking into simplifying my web server setup and migrating from a Verio MPS dedicated machine to a rackspace cloud ...
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Using Upstart to manage Unicorn w/ rbenv + bundler binstubs w/ ruby-local-exec shebang

Alright, this is melting my brain. It might have something to do with the fact that I don't understand Upstart as well as I should. Sorry in advance for the long question. I'm trying to use Upstart ...
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Simple DNS Server or Tool for Local Web App Development

When I develop web-apps I sometimes have to hard-code full URLs into my generated markup. Even though one can generally get by using relative URLs a la <a ...
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Determine flags used during 'configure' step of an installation after the fact

So in my case, I'm upgrading a Ruby install from a low patch level to a higher one. I wanted know exactly what flags, if any, were used in the previous ./configure step of the installation process. ...
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rvm “default” version implementation

According to the official site (http://beginrescueend.com/rubies/default/), the "default" setting of rvm controls the ruby version that is loaded "when you open a new terminal shell". I am wondering, ...
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rvm doesn't revert back to system ruby

I'll let the shell log explain itself: root:~# rvm current system root:~# which ruby /usr/bin/ruby root:~# rvm use 1.9.2 Using /root/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p290 root:~# rvm current ruby-1.9.2-p290 ...
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zlib error on gem install rails after rvm version switch

(Debian squeeze) rvm version: 1.10.0 I have just installed ruby 1.9.2-p290 using "rvm install 1.9.2" and made it default. However, I am getting this error when trying to install rails using rubygems. ...
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Cron not able to find correct versions of ruby and bundler gem [duplicate]

I have cron running for rails application on EC2 instance, but it fails with error - /bin/bash: bundle: command not found if I run bundle command with ubuntu user or sudo user that works. I have ...
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How do I require a resource in a Puppet definition based on an array parameter?

I have a define that looks like this: define user::sys_user($fullname, $uid, $groups, $shell='/bin/bash', $authkey, $authkey_type=rsa) { $username = "sys_${name}" group { $username: ...
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how to point rubygems to use ruby 1.9.1?

[Debian squeeze] It has been surprisingly difficult to find an answer for this. I had ruby v1.9.1 installed (/usr/bin/ruby1.9.1), but after I then installed rubygems, it also installed ruby1.8 ...
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Which Ruby server for an app with lots of file uploads?

I'm currently building an application that will handle quite a lot of file uploads (images, so a few MB each). It'll also be handling mostly JSON requests on the frontend, behind a Javascript ...
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Unable to set nginx to serve my staging website

I'm having some troubles setting up nginx to serve my staging website. What I did is change the server_name but for some reasons it just doesn't work. The url scheme is "domain.foo" is production, ...
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How do I get supervisord to use a user's rbenv environment?

I've daemon owned that I'd like to have system supervisor manage. The daemon has its own user and, being done up in ruby, it's own rbenv environment. The supervisord conf for the daemon: ...
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How do I add a provider for the package type in Puppet?

The puppet-rvm FAQ mentions that they didn't extend the package type because "it becomes harder to manage multiple Ruby versions and nearly impossible to install gems for a specific Ruby version". I ...
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How do I get Apache's www-data to recognize RVm?

Problem: Apache/Passenger don't recognize RVM I have a multi-user install of RVM, per the canonical instructions: http://beginrescueend.com/rvm/install/ I then edited /etc/profile.d/rvm.sh to ...
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Install ruby 1.9.2 on debian production server

I have a problem install ruby 1.9.2 on debian using rvm. The install goes fine, and when i type rvm use 1.9.2 then it says: Using /usr/local/rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180 but when I type ...
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puppet dashboard fails to start

So here's the situation. I'm running Puppet on CentOS 5.7 64-bit, and on the puppet master I also have puppet-dashboard, however when I try to start it, I see the following: [root@puptest-master ...
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Cannot require 'rmagick' despite normal installation on Ubuntu (LoadError: no such file to load — rmagick)

I have installed all the dev files (sudo apt-get install libmagick++-dev libmagickcore-dev libmagickwand-dev) as well as the gem itself (gem install rmagick), and everything installed just fine, no ...
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Ruby/Passenger stops working after update to OpenSSL

Someone has run a yum update on the CentOS box (Linux 2.6.28.1-xxxx-std-ipv4-32 #2 SMP Fri Jan 30 09:55:02 UTC 2009 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux) that runs a Ruby on Rails app (Redmine) served with ...
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How are these AB Benchmarks for a ruby/unicorn/nginx/ app running on ec2?

I am preparing to go live with an app, and was wondering if someone can give me some insight on my benchmarks. How do they compare, what system level tweaks can I make to improve them etc. My setup ...
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Monitoring queue depth of resque/resque-scheduler

I'm looking for a way to monitor the "queue depth" of my resque and resque-scheduler redis instances. Currently I am using god to ensure the resque and resque-scheduler tasks are running, and I use ...
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Installed ruby from source on debian, apt-get no longer works due to failed dependencies, how do I fix it?

I installed ruby from source, and everything ruby related seems to work just fine. I can't install anything that depends on ruby using apt because I don't want 2 versions of ruby installed. After I ...
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Compiling Error of Ruby 1.9.2 on CentOS

all. I downloaded the ruby source from the offical site http://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/1.9/ruby-1.9.2-p290.tar.gz. But I got some compiling errors when I did as the README told me: tar -xzf ...
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Ruby via FastCGI and NGiNX?

I have NGiNX setup, and would like to be able to run sites I create in Ruby. However my server is pretty fail, only like 250mb memory, probably less, so instead of having to run each Ruby site with ...
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rvm fails to install any ruby

RVM gives me an error during installation of any version of ruby. Let's take for example ree-1.8.7-head rasfast@rasfast-home:~$ rvm install ree-1.8.7-head Installing Ruby from source to: ...
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How to install RVM for single user in Ubuntu without hosing permissions?

I'm trying to setup RVM to execute in single user mode on Ubuntu, but can't without opening up permissions make, configure etc. Any suggestions? RVM installed via bash < <(curl -s ...
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error deploying app with Vlad, running a sudo command, to Ubuntu server

I'm a n00b when it comes to ssh, sudo and other unix things... so bear with me, here. i've got a rails website set up and deploying with vlad via ssh already. this works fine. now i need to have my ...
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How do I install rake

sudo yum install ruby I did this on my Amazon EC2 AMI, but I still don't find the 'rake' command. Isn't it part of this installation?
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Trouble installing Heroku taps gem using RVM

I tried to install the taps gem on my rvm, but got the following result: larson:~ larson$ rvm gem install taps Successfully installed taps-0.3.23 1 gem installed Installing ri documentation for ...
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Nginx redirect loop when using proxy_pass over SSL

We are using Nginx as a load balancer for our Rails app. Since we're are moving to a multicloud hosting solution, we want our load balancer to start using SSL for every connection when it's forwarding ...