In this tutorial we will show you how to install RubyMine on CentOS 8. For those of you who didn’t know, RubyMine is an all-new IDE for Ruby and Rails developers, developed by JetBrains (best known for Java IDE IntelliJ IDEA). RubyMine build upon the IntelliJ IDEA platform and brings together all of the essential features you expect of an IDE (editor, debugging tools, source control integration, code completion, and so forth) along with lots of extra goodies specific to Ruby, such as GUI-based support for RSpec and Test.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘sudo’ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you through the step by step installation RubyMine on a CentOS 8 server.
Install RubyMine on CentOS 8
Step 1. First let’s start by ensuring your system is up-to-date.
Step 2. Installing RubyMine on CentOS.
Now, we will download RubyMine using the official RubyMine download page:
Next steps, to run RubyMine like normal programs you should create a symbolic link using the following command:
After successful installation, you can launch RubyMine using the following command:
Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed RubyMine. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing RubyMine on CentOS 8 systems. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official RubyMine website.