Ever wanted to get Ruby talking to a serial Device?
The key step is getting the Development Kit set up, which will allow you to install the serialport gem from source
- Download & Install Ruby. If you’re on windows, the RubyInstaller is great
- Download & Install the DevKit. Find the installer on the page above, use these installation instructions
- Install the serialport gem as normal:
gem install serialport
And you should be good to go!