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Installation Error with Ruby 2.6.1 on Ubuntu 18.4.1 LTS Server

AndreasGothe asked in Servers

I encountered following error trying to install Ruby 2.6.1 on a VMWare driven Ubuntu 18.4.1 Server with rbenv:

Installing ruby-2.6.1...

BUILD FAILED (Ubuntu 18.04 using ruby-build 20190130-2-g843c8bf)

Inspect or clean up the working tree at /tmp/ruby-build.20190211214018.121651
Results logged to /tmp/ruby-build.20190211214018.121651.log

Last 10 log lines:
linking ruby
collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
Makefile:272: recipe for target 'ruby' failed
make[2]: *** [ruby] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory '/tmp/ruby-build.20190211214018.121651/ruby-2.6.1' recipe for target 'ruby' failed
make[1]: *** [ruby] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory '/tmp/ruby-build.20190211214018.121651/ruby-2.6.1' recipe for target 'build-ext' failed
make: *** [build-ext] Error 2

Does anyone know a solution for this?

Many thanks,


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