Jive Apps Ubuntu Linux Installation Instructions

Installation Steps:

1. Sign up for the Jive Apps Developer Community.

2. Install Git & Ruby   

$ sudo apt-get -y install build-essential git-core ruby1.8-dev rubygems1.8 ruby1.8 ri1.8 rdoc1.8 irb1.8 libreadline-ruby1.8 libruby1.8 libopenssl-ruby

3. Configure Git
Configure the following options in Git using the Terminal:

$ git config --global user.name "FirstName LastName"
$ git config --global user.email "your_email@youremail.com"

4. Generate SSH Keys

$ ssh-keygen -t rsa -C "your_email@youremail.com"

5. Update your PATH
Ubuntu Linux does not automatically add the Ruby binaries to the PATH. Add this line to your ~/.bash_profile or ~/.bashrc file.

export PATH=/var/lib/gems/1.8/bin:$PATH

6. Install the Jive Apps Command Line Tools Gem

$ sudo gem install jiveapps

 Now you are ready to start creating apps.

Vishal Vyas