[Instantrails-users] New release RubyStack for Windows / includes git

Daniel Lopez daniel at bitnami.org
Thu Jun 26 11:57:31 EDT 2008

Hi Giorgio,

Sorry for the delay in following up. You can use the git binaries from



On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 4:13 PM, Giorgio Clavelli
<giorgio.clavelli at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> If you can add Git to InstantRails, I guess that would be beneficial.
> I've an a free account on Heroku and having Git already configured in
> instantRails, would surely reduce my Rails learning curve. Beside
> that, I prefer run a Rails stack without a binary installation, which
> I guess doesn't allow to have more versions of Rails on the same PC.
> Some months ago, I have tried RubyStack, when it seemed instantRails
> was going to close. But when you took it to life again, I was very
> glad to come back to it, as I have had some problems with RubyStack,
> that I can't remind now.
> Thanks for your efforts
> Giorgio
> On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 3:34 AM, Daniel <daniel at bitnami.org> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Just thought I would let the list know of a new release of RubyStack for
>> Windows, since there is a lot of overlap in functionality and may be of
>> interest to some of you also using OS X and Linux. Please let me know if
>> it is inappropriate.
>> Like InstantRails, RubyStack is an open source, self-contained
>> distribution of Ruby on Rails that is easy to install and use. It runs
>> on Windows, Linux and Mac and instead of a ZIP file, it is a binary
>> installer, so it takes a couple of extra steps to get running.
>> In addition to Apache, MySQL, this release includes git and a number of
>> new gems in Windows. The Linux and OS X stacks include nginx as well.
>> You can see the announcement at:
>> http://bitnami.org/article/new-rubystack-released
>> Please let us know what you think, what we can improve, and feel free to
>> ask us any questions you may have. We have learned a lot from
>> InstantRails, so if we can help you in any way we will be happy to do so
>> Best regards
>> Daniel
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