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Jesus Mendoza
Jesus Mendoza
23,289 Points

How to use Rails without the TreeHouse VM?

You guys teach us how to use rails with the Treehouse VM, but what if in the future we have to work as ruby developers and we can't use it?

How do we use Rails without the threehouse vm?

There is a Treehouse video called Installing a Ruby on Rails Development Environment in OSX that may be helpful if you are using Mac?

1 Answer

Avram Stern
Avram Stern
12,604 Points

Hey Jesus Mendoza, you will have to set up a ruby environment on your personal computer. And as greggv said there is a video made by Treehouse that will certainly help you.

If you have a Mac computer you should check: https://teamtreehouse.com/library/installing-a-ruby-on-rails-development-environment-in-os-x

If you are on Windows: https://teamtreehouse.com/library/installing-a-ruby-on-rails-development-environment-in-windows

And if you are on Ubuntu: https://teamtreehouse.com/library/installing-a-ruby-on-rails-development-environment-in-ubuntu

Hope that helps!