Installing Jekyll on Raspbian (Raspberry Pi)

Install RVM from https://rvm.io (Install mpapis public key (might need gpg2))

gpg --keyserver hkp://keys.gnupg.net --recv-keys 409B6B1796C275462A1703113804BB82D39DC0E3

Install RVM stable with ruby

\curl -sSL https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable

Confirm RVM was installed

rvm -v

Run the following command

source /home/pi/.rvm/scripts/rvm

Note: /home/pi is the ~ directory of the default “pi” user. Change it if you’re installing under a different user.

Install the latest Ruby https://www.ruby-lang.org/en

rvm install ruby --latest

Confirm Ruby was installed

ruby -v

Install Jekyll http://jekyllrb.com

gem install jekyll -V

Confirm Jekyll was installed

jekyll -v

First published on September 6, 2016