Jose Hales-Garcia wrote:
On Sep 29, 2010, at 10:16 PM, Rahul K. wrote:
Macports installs in opt/local/bin which does not get overwritten when
you upgrade OSX. The gripe I have with the hivelogic way is that it
installs in /usr and that used to get overrwritten by OSX.
Apple will NOT overwrite /usr/local. In my ten years administering OS
X, Apple never has, they never will. It’s part of their NeXTSTEP
Strangely, whenever I did an OS upgrade using Software Update, (and I
minor upgrades), my /usr/local was always put into ‘Deleted Folders’ or
I would have NO /usr/local left. Deleted. In fact, I had to create a
/usr/local for Hivelogics installs. iirc, others have also had this
problem. Thankfully, OSX does not touch or know about /opt.
To the OP, rvm installed with no problems. (I’ve only failed to install
macruby through RVM, but there’s an installable download which works