How can I obtain ruby binaries for FreeBSD?

(Vadim Konovalov) #1


Thanks in advance.

(Martijn van Buul) #2

It occurred to me that Vadim Konovalov wrote in comp.lang.ruby:


Thanks in advance.

ruby is available in the FreeBSD ports collection (In fact, it’s used in
maintenance scripts), so there’s packages available from


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“Vadim Konovalov” wrote in message news:c0cpo1$19bs$


Thanks in advance.

I have recently built ruby 1.6.x and 1.8.x from the ports collection.

I’m sure there’d be a ruby 1.8 pkg (at least) as well.

There appear to be several FreeBSD ruby related ports, although I have
only built ruby-sqlite.