rbenv installer & doctor scripts
rbenv-installer script idempotently installs or updates rbenv on your
system. If Homebrew is detected, installation will proceed using
brew install/upgrade. Otherwise, rbenv is installed under
Additionally, ruby-build is also
rbenv install is not already available.
# with curl curl -fsSL https://github.com/rbenv/rbenv-installer/raw/HEAD/bin/rbenv-installer | bash # alternatively, with wget wget -q https://github.com/rbenv/rbenv-installer/raw/HEAD/bin/rbenv-installer -O- | bash
The installer script is meant for casual use on your own development machine. For automating installation across machines it's better to avoid using this script in favor of fine-tuning rbenv & ruby-build installation manually. Some environments—such as container images meant for either Ruby development or production—should not be switching between multiple Ruby versions at all, so if you are installing rbenv there, you are likely doing something wrong.
You can verify the state of your rbenv installation with:
# with curl curl -fsSL https://github.com/rbenv/rbenv-installer/raw/HEAD/bin/rbenv-doctor | bash # alternatively, with wget wget -q https://github.com/rbenv/rbenv-installer/raw/HEAD/bin/rbenv-doctor -O- | bash