ruby1.8 - Interpreter of object-oriented scripting language Ruby 1.8

Property Value
Distribution DEB Universal
Repository OpenNMS Stable amd64
Package name ruby1.8
Package version
Package release 7.1+deb7u3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 363 B
Download size 313.42 KB
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Ruby is the interpreted scripting language for quick and easy
object-oriented programming.  It has many features to process text
files and to do system management tasks (as in perl).  It is simple,
straight-forward, and extensible.
This package provides version 1.8 series of Ruby.
On Debian, Ruby 1.8 is provided as separate packages.  You can get
full Ruby 1.8 distribution by installing following packages.
ruby1.8 ruby1.8-dev ri1.8 ruby1.8-examples libtcltk-ruby1.8


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby1.8_1.8.7.358-7.1+deb7u3_i386.deb i386 OpenNMS Stable
ruby1.8_1.8.7.358-7.1+deb7u3_amd64.deb amd64 OpenNMS Testing
ruby1.8_1.8.7.358-7.1+deb7u3_i386.deb i386 OpenNMS Testing
ruby1.8_1.8.7.358-7.1+deb7u3_amd64.deb amd64 OpenNMS Unstable
ruby1.8_1.8.7.358-7.1+deb7u3_i386.deb i386 OpenNMS Unstable
ruby1.8 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.2.5
libruby1.8 =


Name Value
irb1.8 -
rdoc1.8 -
ruby -
ruby-interpreter -


Name Value
irb1.8 <<
rdoc1.8 <<
ri <= 4.5
ri1.8 <<
ruby <= 4.5


Name Value
irb1.8 -
rdoc1.8 -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby1.8_1.8.7.358-7.1+deb7u3_amd64.deb
Source Package ruby1.8

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    deb stable main
  2. Install GPG key of the repository:
    # wget -O - | sudo apt-key add -
  3. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  4. Install ruby1.8 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ruby1.8



See Also

Package Description
ruby1.9.1-dev_1.9.3.194-8.1+deb7u5_amd64.deb Header files for compiling extension modules for the Ruby 1.9.1
ruby1.9.1-examples_1.9.3.194-8.1+deb7u5_all.deb Examples for Ruby 1.9
ruby1.9.1-full_1.9.3.194-8.1+deb7u5_all.deb Ruby 1.9.1 full installation
ruby1.9.1_1.9.3.194-8.1+deb7u5_amd64.deb Interpreter of object-oriented scripting language Ruby
ruby1.9.3_1.9.3.194-8.1+deb7u5_all.deb Interpreter of object-oriented scripting language Ruby, version 1.9.3
sun-java5-bin_1.5.0-17-0.1_amd64.deb Sun Java(TM) Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 (architecture dependent files)
sun-java5-demo_1.5.0-17-0.1_amd64.deb Sun Java(TM) Development Kit (JDK) 5.0 demos and examples
sun-java5-doc_1.5.0-17-0.1_all.deb Sun JDK(TM) Documention -- integration installer
sun-java5-fonts_1.5.0-17-0.1_all.deb Lucida TrueType fonts (from the Sun JRE)
sun-java5-jdk_1.5.0-17-0.1_amd64.deb Sun Java(TM) Development Kit (JDK) 5.0
sun-java5-jre_1.5.0-17-0.1_all.deb Sun Java(TM) Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 (architecture independent files)
sun-java5-source_1.5.0-17-0.1_all.deb Sun Java(TM) Development Kit (JDK) 5.0 source files
tomcat4-admin_4.1.31-3_all.deb Java Servlet engine -- admin web interfaces
tomcat4-webapps_4.1.31-3_all.deb Java Servlet engine -- documentation and example web applications
tomcat4_4.1.31-3_all.deb Java Servlet 2.3 engine with JSP 1.2 support