This article will tackle how to update Ruby using
Update Ruby Using Homebrew
When we are working on commercial applications that will be used worldwide or that need to be maintained, It is best to keep the version of Ruby updated. With the updates to the application’s language and structure, it becomes more secure and difficult to get hacked or miss used.
To maintain the security and performance of these applications, we need to keep in the loop with the updates of languages and what features they are providing improvements. We can update Ruby in any project or application, or We can update Ruby for our device, which will implement the updates to all the projects.
We can easily update Ruby using
Homebrew by using the update command of the
brew, as shown below.
# Ruby brew update
Once we have updated the
Homebrew, we can update the Ruby version using the command below.
# Ruby brew upgrade ruby-build
Now, we will install the Ruby environment using the following command.
# Ruby brew install rbenv
Using the Ruby environment, we can install the latest version of Ruby by running the commands below.
# Ruby rbenv install 3.1.2 rbenv global 3.1.2
By using these steps, we can update the version of Ruby.