Install Windows Subsystem for Linux

Install Ubuntu

Install Dependencies

  • Start Ubuntu
  • sudo apt-get update -y && sudo apt-get upgrade -y
  • sudo apt-get install ruby-full build-essential dh-autoreconf -y
  • Add the following with nano ~/.bashrc
# Ruby exports
export GEM_HOME=\$HOME/gems
export PATH=\$PATH:\$HOME/gems/bin
  • gem update
  • gem install jekyll bundler
  • Check that Jekyll is installed with jekyll -v

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