[Rubyinstaller-devel] gem install option

Jon jon.forums at gmail.com
Mon Aug 24 13:38:04 EDT 2009


> On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 12:16 PM, Roger Pack<rogerdpack at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Since some users want .rb files associated with ruby.exe, and want
> > ruby in the path by default, maybe we should make a gem
> >
> > C:\>gem install ruby_setup
> > C:\>ruby_setup install_current_ruby # adds ruby.exe to path, etc.
> > thoughts?
> > -r
> 
> This will eventually be a part of pik.  I'm also working on adding
> these features to the installer in my fork.

+1 for adding both to the installer as long as it's easy to opt out via gui checkboxs or something similar.

should the path info be appended or suffixed to the existing path?  if optional, i think appending new path info is appropriate.

jon


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