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Rails – Installation on Ubuntu Lucid

Last time we complete the Ruby 1.9.2 installation on Ubuntu Lucid.
Ruby – Installation on Ubuntu Lucid

Similar to the above post, run the following commands in your own account but not root account. Let’s proceed to the Rails 3.0 installation now.

1. Install Rails 3.0

  • gem install i18n tzinfo builder memcache-client rack rack-test rack-mount erubis mail text-format thor bundler
  • gem install rails

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Ruby – Installation on Ubuntu Lucid

I always wants to try Ruby but i didn’t determine to make it. Now i decide to create an Ruby on Rails web application as a learning goal.

So the first thing is to setup the development environment. As stated in the Rails documentation, there maybe some problems when running on Windows. so i created a virtual machine which is a Ubuntu Lucid and get everything ready there. Moreover, Rails 3.0 requires Ruby 1.9.2. So let’s start install the ruby first.

Please note that the following steps does not require root account. Just login with your own account with sudo enabled. Continue reading Ruby – Installation on Ubuntu Lucid

Linux – Get The Latest LAMP Package

Recently, i was working on setting up a Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Handy Heron) server. i found that the PHP installed by apt-get is 5.2.4-2ubuntu5.12 and the PHP GD Library is not up-to-date and caused a warning in the Drupal report. I have to download the latest and stable packages in order to solve the problem.

Luckily, i found a very useful and up-to-date Debian repositories for my Ubuntu server. You could find the latest stable LAMP packages there. It is called Dotdeb. Just complete the following steps then you can connect to the Dotdeb repositories. Continue reading Linux – Get The Latest LAMP Package