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How to Install Ruby 2 and Rails 4 on Amazon EC2

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OpenSSL might be the getting in the way of a smooth install for Rails 4 on AWS.  If this is the case, you should check out these general install instructions, which solved some problems that Rails 4 beta users were having.  

Installing Ruby 2.0 and Rails 4.0.0beta on AWS EC2 

The solution is to have RVM install a copy of OpenSSL for you.  Even if you're not having this problem, it's basically a solid tutorial embedded in a SO question.  

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