Dave Pursey wrote:

> i just got a new computer with vista home premium, and was wondering if
> i will have any problems installing ruby on it?

I switched from Vista to Kubuntu and the difference was like night and day. I 
can compile Ruby from scratch in <2 minutes, where Vista took like >20. There's 
just no excuse for such sloppy programming from MS.

You might try the One Click Installer; it will work for all the common Ruby tasks...