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20 Dec 2017, 03:53
R. Scott Shaffer (1 post)

The section in Chapter 1 on Installing on Windows is rather dated.

Ruby Windows Installer is now up to Ruby 2.4.2.

The shift to MSYS2 seems to be a definite improvement. Ruby and Rails install on Windows 10 64-bit went without a hitch.

Check back here for more on developing on Windows.

20 Dec 2017, 12:57
David Copeland (491 posts)

Have you tried the Windows Subsystem for Linux? If that’s sustainable, it feels like a better way to go in the long run, but I don’t have a windows box to try it on handy…

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