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Updating install guide to use stable 1.5, and then offer pre-release …

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@@ -15,31 +15,60 @@ NOTE: SproutCore will also run on Ruby 1.8.7 though Ruby 1.9 is recommended.
h3. Installing
-The easiest way to install the pre-released version of SproutCore 1.5 is as a Ruby Gem:
+The easiest way to install the latest stable version of SproutCore 1.5 is as a Ruby Gem:
<shell>
-$ gem install --pre sproutcore
+$ gem install sproutcore
</shell>
-Alternatively, if you want to use the latest stable release simply install the Gem as follows:
+Alternatively, if you want to use a pre-release version, install the Gem as follows:
<shell>
-$ gem install sproutcore
+$ gem install --pre sproutcore
</shell>
-The rest of these guides refer to SproutCore 1.5
+The rest of these guides refer to SproutCore 1.5.
h3. Testing your Install
To make sure that your system is configured correctly enter the following command:
+
<shell>
$ sproutcore help
</shell>
+You should see output like this:
+
+<shell>
+Tasks:
+ sproutcore build [TARGET..] ...
+ sproutcore build-number TARGET ...
+ sproutcore docs [TARGET..] ...
+ sproutcore gen generator Namespace[.ClassName] [--target=TARGET_NAME] [--filename=FIL...
+ sproutcore help [TASK] ...
+ sproutcore init PROJECT [APP] ...
+ sproutcore manifest [TARGET..] ...
+ sproutcore server ...
+
+Options:
+ [--project=PROJECT]
+ [--mode=MODE]
+ [--logfile=LOGFILE]
+ [--build=BUILD]
+ [--build-targets=BUILD-TARGETS]
+ [--yui-minification]
+ [--dont-minify]
+ -v, [--verbose]
+ -V, [--very-verbose]
+ [--library=LIBRARY]
+ [--environment=ENVIRONMENT]
+</shell>
+
h3. Next Steps
Great, you're good to go. You'll probably want to continue with the "Getting Started":getting_started.html guide.
h3. Changelog
* February 1, 2011: first pass at the user install docs by "Shawn Morel":credits.html#shawnmorel
+* April 26, 2011: Updating gem instructions to start with stable 1.5, by Parker Morse

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