[Rubyinstaller-devel] feedback on the mingw installer
luislavena at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 10:22:34 EDT 2009
On Tue, Jul 14, 2009 at 10:35 AM, Roger Pack<rogerdpack at gmail.com> wrote:
> I like it.
> One thought for now: currently the "start command prompt with ruby"
> puts that version of ruby at the end of the path. Is there a reason
> for that, by chance?
Yes, is a good practice not to put in front of the PATH. Tools on
Windows and system32 should be before your personal tools (MSDN
article I cannot remember right now).
> Currently when I use it [and have other versions installed] it still
> prefers the other ruby versions, which is why I'm wondering.
There is a ticket that suffers from the same:
Next version of the preview (due this weekend) is going to include a fix for it.
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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