This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Ruby on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04.
Ruby is a popular, high-level programming language with focus on simplicity. It has elegant syntax that is to read and easy to write and is behind the powerful Ruby on Rails Framework.
There are multiple ways to install Ruby on Ubuntu. The simplest is using Ubuntu built-in apt package manager. The version of Ruby in Ubuntu packages manager is usually the latest stable version.
In most cases, this should be good for developing apps in Ruby or using it in Rails framework.
If you’re a student or new user looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners and folks looking for easier Linux distribution to use.