[ruby-oci8-commit] [553] trunk/ruby-oci8/docs/platform-specific-issues.md: Update docs for new instant client available for OS X.

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Sat Feb 23 11:03:14 UTC 2013


Revision: 553
Author:   kubo
Date:     2013-02-23 11:03:13 +0000 (Sat, 23 Feb 2013)
Log Message:
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Update docs for new instant client available for OS X.
Contributed by Miles Pomeroy <miles at byu.net>.

Modified Paths:
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    trunk/ruby-oci8/docs/platform-specific-issues.md

Modified: trunk/ruby-oci8/docs/platform-specific-issues.md
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--- trunk/ruby-oci8/docs/platform-specific-issues.md	2013-01-12 07:52:21 UTC (rev 552)
+++ trunk/ruby-oci8/docs/platform-specific-issues.md	2013-02-23 11:03:13 UTC (rev 553)
@@ -34,16 +34,11 @@
 Mac OS X
 ========
 
-OS X 10.7 Lion
---------------
+OS X 10.7+
+----------
 
-64-bit instant client doesn't work. Use 32-bit ruby and instant client or jruby.
+Use the latest 64-bit instant client. The older 64-bit (10.2.0.4) instant client [doesn't work](https://forums.oracle.com/forums/thread.jspa?threadID=2187558). The older 32-bit instant client will work but only with 32-bit ruby or jruby (using JDBC).
 
-See:
-
-* {http://rubyforge.org/forum/forum.php?thread\_id=49548&forum\_id=1078}
-* {https://forums.oracle.com/forums/thread.jspa?threadID=2187558}
-
 Intel Mac (64-bit)
 ------------------
 
@@ -59,7 +54,7 @@
 use one of the following workarounds.
 
 * compile ruby as ppc. (look at [How to setup Ruby and Oracle client on Intel Mac](http://blog.rayapps.com/2007/08/27/how-to-setup-ruby-and-oracle-client-on-intel-mac/))
-* use [ruby-odbc|http://www.ch-werner.de/rubyodbc/] and a third party ODBC driver ([Actual Technologies](http://www.actualtechnologies.com) or [OpenLink Software](http://uda.openlinksw.com/)).
+* use [ruby-odbc](http://www.ch-werner.de/rubyodbc/) and a third party ODBC driver ([Actual Technologies](http://www.actualtechnologies.com) or [OpenLink Software](http://uda.openlinksw.com/)).
 * use JRuby and Oracle JDBC driver.
 
 PowerPC Mac



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