Using OSX Mountain Lion, used brew install to get latest ruby, the
deleted /usr/bin/ruby and symlinked the new one into there.

No problems thus far.

On Sat, Oct 13, 2012 at 6:59 PM,  <sto.mar / web.de> wrote:
> Am 14.09.2012 20:11, schrieb sto.mar / web.de:
>>
>> it seems that by default Ruby is already installed on OS X, but in
>> the wrong (for our purposes) version, 1.8.7. I think the student
>> who pointed that out to me uses Mountain Lion (maybe Lion).
>>
>> What would be the least painful option, in your opinion:
>
>
> Again, thanks for all suggestions. Here a late update on this post:
> I did not recommend it but the student absolutely wanted to try RVM.
> Up to now it works fine without any problems.
>
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