Hobo on Amazon EC2

Posted by brett.

A minimal setup guide to getting Hobo running on a Tiny 32 bit Linux EC2 instance.

 sudo yum erase ruby
 sudo yum groupinstall 'Development Tools'
 sudo yum install readline-devel

 bash < <( curl http://rvm.beginrescueend.com/releases/rvm-install-head )

 rvm package install openssl
 rvm install 1.9.2 --with-openssl-dir=$HOME/.rvm/usr

 gem install sqlite3
 gem install rails -v 2.3.5
 gem install hobo


User contributed notes

  • On November 05, 2010 GamaFranco said:


    With yum, shouldn't it be CentOS?

  • On November 05, 2010 pauldavis said:

    I wonder if the only changes necessary for Rails 3/Hobo 1.3 would be

    gem install rails -v 3.0.1
    gem install hobo --pre

    I will sign up and try soon.