cannot install gems

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03 Oct, 2018 09:38 PM

I am getting the following error when trying to install any gems. I took a break from Ruby while picking up some Java and when I returned I'm stuck with this.

➜ Ruby git:(master) ✗ gem install pry --verbose
ERROR: Could not find a valid gem 'pry' (>= 0), here is why:
          Unable to download data from - SSL_connect returned=1 errno=0 state=SSLv2/v3 read server hello A: tlsv1 alert protocol version (

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by kerrizor on 07 Oct, 2018 04:36 PM

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    Hi Thomas -- thanks for writing in. Sorry you're having this problem. Are you behind a firewall or proxy? Is this still happening? Sometimes we see this kind of thing happen intermittently.

    Have you tried updating to the latest versions of openssl and bundler?

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