How to install Rails 5.x or 6.x on a Mac
We are going to use four different package managers to set up our environment. Homebrew is a package manager for Mac. We will use
brew to install
rbenv is a Ruby manager that makes it easy to install modern versions of the language. RubyGems is a package manager for Ruby that will help you install current versions of Rails.
Install Ruby using
Step 1 of this tutorial will help you install
Now that you've installed
rbenv, let's install Ruby and Rails.
rbenv install 2.6.0
Install Rails using
Using your specific version of Ruby
2.6.x, install Rails
5.2.x without documentation.
RBENV_VERSION=2.6.0 rbenv exec gem install rails --version 5.2.3 --no-document
Create Rails App
RBENV_VERSION=2.6.0 rbenv exec rails _5.2.3_ new [my_rails_app]