I decided to step away and go to bed and try again tomorrow. Took a shower and decided to try one last time. .. 45 minutes later…I.FREAKING.GOT.IT!!!! I’m so… omg. .. Christmas came early for me!
If you or someone you love is struggling with installing ruby on windows: this is what got me over the hill:
Omg… I’m…words can’t describe just how competent I feel!
This accomplishment brought to you by blood, sweat and tears and by the word Google.