How-to Install Rvm Ruby Version Manager on Unix FreeBSD 9 Steps

April 5th, 2012 by Regaz
This Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Installing and Using the R.V.M. Ruby Version Manager System on a Unix FreeBSD 9 System.

All Steps are Clearly Described you Need only to Take the Time to Reading, Understanding and Executing Carefully the Instructions Contained here.

On the Bottom you will Find also a Link to a Troubleshooting Section.

This Installation has been Performed on a FreeBSD 9 KDE 4 Desktop but the Same Instructions Remain Valid also for a FreeBSD 9 Server…

Installing the Rvm Ruby Version Manager on FreeBSD 9 Steps

  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
  2. Login as SuperUser

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  3. Provide to Install the Prerequisites Packagesgit, wget, autoconf and automake
    • Installing git
      pkg_add -v -r git
    • Installing wget
      pkg_add -v -r wget
    • Installing autoconf
      cd /usr/ports/devel/autoconf
    • Installing automake
      cd /usr/ports/devel/autoconf
  4. Switch to Simple User
    su <username>
  5. Access the Target Directory
    cd ~
  6. Switch to the Bash Shell
  7. Install the R.V.M.
    1. Download the Installer
      wget --no-check-certificate
    2. Give to the Installer the Right Permissions
      chmod +x rvm-installer
    3. Install the Ruby Versions Manager
      ./rvm-installer --version latest
  8. Before First Use you Need to Load rvm Environment on Shell
    source ~/.rvm/scripts/rvm
  9. Getting-Started with RVM

    How-to Install and Manage Multiple Rubies
  10. Link to the RVM Linux Installation Troubleshooting Guide

    Troubleshooting RVM Installation

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