Tag Archive: Ruby

Mar 01

How to: Install the Memcached Agent for NewRelic in an Ubuntu server

How to: Install the Memcached Agent for NewRelic in an Ubuntu server Everytime I try to install a plugin for New Relic I find myself trying to figure out how to perform each of the steps. For example, take this instructions on how to install the Memcached agent to get monitoring on your web server: …

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Mar 01

How to: Install Ruby in an Ubuntu Server to use it with NewRelic’s Plugins

How to: Install Ruby in an Ubuntu Server to use it with NewRelic’s Plugins: Memcached & NginX Everytime I try to install a plugin for New Relic I find myself trying to figure out how to perform each of the steps. Also, most of them require other applications to be installed as well like Ruby …

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Feb 20

How to: Install, Update and Remove RubyGems

How to: Install, Update and Remove RubyGems I just had a brief experience installing a RubyGem so I thought I would share a little bit of what I learned about managing RubyGems. Similar to packages (apt-get) you can search through them, install them, remove them, and update them with simple commands. Below is a brief …

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Feb 19

How to: Install Ruby on Rails using RVM

How to: Install Ruby on Rails using RVM This is just a quick complement of the article How to: Install the NginX Agent for NewRelic in an Ubuntu server. As I mentioned there if you need Ruby for something other than running a plugin agent like in a development web server RVM is the way …

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Feb 19

How to: Install the NginX Agent for NewRelic in an Ubuntu server

How to: Install the NginX Agent for NewRelic in an Ubuntu server Everytime I try to install a plugin for New Relic I find myself trying to figure out how to perform each of the steps. For example, take this instructions on how to install the NginX agent to get monitoring on your web server: …

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Dec 06

How to: Uninstall the New Relic agent for a Web App

How to: Uninstall the New Relic agent for a Web App The New Relic agent is a powerful ¬†lightweight agent that helps you monitor the performance of your Web Application. Thanks to it you can identify potential problems, measure performance, and deliver a better user experience. So why would you want to uninstall it? Well, …

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