What is Ruby?

Ruby is a dynamic programming language developed by Yukihiro Matsumoto in the mid-1990s. It supports multiple programming paradigms, including functional, object-oriented, and imperative.

Description

This box installs the desired version of the Ruby programming language.


Deployment Variables

  • RVM_RUBY_VERSION: The version of Ruby that will be installed using the Ruby Version Manager. [2.1.2 as default value]

Deployment behavior

An instance executing this box will use Bash scripting to download, install and configure Ruby. Box events handle the Ruby instance lifecycle as follows:

  • Install operation:
    • pre_install: Installs the chosen Ruby version using the Ruby Version Manager (RVM).

Supported Distributions

The box supports deploying to these linux distributions:

  • Amazon Linux AMI 2015.03
  • Centos 6.5, 7
  • RedHat 7
  • Ubuntu 12.04, 14.04

Documentation

For more information, see Ruby's documentation at http://ruby-doc.org/

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Details

Box Type
Script Box
Updated
12/22/2015
Created
12/22/2015

Requirements

linux