Having problem to install the gem `mysql`

I am having problem to install the gem mysql.

[email protected]:~$ gem install mysql
Building native extensions. This could take a while…
ERROR: Error installing mysql:
ERROR: Failed to build gem native extension.

/home/kirti/.rvm/rubies/ruby-2.0.0-p0/bin/ruby extconf.rb

checking for mysql_query()… -lmysqlclient
checking for main() in -lm… yes
checking for mysql_query()… -lmysqlclient
checking for main() in -lz… yes
checking for mysql_query()… -lmysqlclient
checking for main() in -lsocket… no
checking for mysql_query()… -lmysqlclient
checking for main() in -lnsl… yes
checking for mysql_query()… -lmysqlclient
checking for main() in -lmygcc… no
checking for mysql_query()… -lmysqlclient
*** extconf.rb failed ***
Could not create Makefile due to some reason, probably lack of necessary
libraries and/or headers. Check the mkmf.log file for more details.
You may
need configuration options.

Provided configuration options:
–with-opt-dir
–without-opt-dir
–with-opt-include
–without-opt-include=${opt-dir}/include
–with-opt-lib
–without-opt-lib=${opt-dir}/lib
–with-make-prog
–without-make-prog
–srcdir=.
–curdir
–ruby=/home/kirti/.rvm/rubies/ruby-2.0.0-p0/bin/ruby
–with-mysql-config
–without-mysql-config
–with-mysql-dir
–without-mysql-dir
–with-mysql-include
–without-mysql-include=${mysql-dir}/include
–with-mysql-lib
–without-mysql-lib=${mysql-dir}/
–with-mysqlclientlib
–without-mysqlclientlib
–with-mlib
–without-mlib
–with-mysqlclientlib
–without-mysqlclientlib
–with-zlib
–without-zlib
–with-mysqlclientlib
–without-mysqlclientlib
–with-socketlib
–without-socketlib
–with-mysqlclientlib
–without-mysqlclientlib
–with-nsllib
–without-nsllib
–with-mysqlclientlib
–without-mysqlclientlib
–with-mygcclib
–without-mygcclib
–with-mysqlclientlib
–without-mysqlclientlib

Gem files will remain installed in
/home/kirti/.rvm/gems/ruby-2.0.0-p0/gems/mysql-2.9.1 for inspection.
Results logged to
/home/kirti/.rvm/gems/ruby-2.0.0-p0/gems/mysql-2.9.1/ext/mysql_api/gem_make.out

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How to fix that?

found the answer from this thread -
http://askubuntu.com/questions/17856/installing-mysql-ruby-gem

sudo apt-get install mysql-client libmysqlclient-dev
sudo apt-get install mysql-server

praneeth thota wrote in post #1122041:

sudo apt-get install mysql-client libmysqlclient-dev
sudo apt-get install mysql-server

Humm…Thanks for that! Any good documentation for the same would you
share ?

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