Installing merb with thor
Update (22 October): Things move very fast around here -- the
merb.thor file has been overhauled and now all you have to do to get the latest edge is download a single .thor file and run one command.
Matt Aimonetti wrote a neat post on installing merb edge with thor. Thor seems to have become the defacto technique for installing merb edge these days, and I'm going to give it a go in preference to installing merb with sake, as I had been doing.
Since Matt wrote his article the
merb.thor file underwent a serious overhaul during the sprint at MerbCamp -- what you need to do these days is quite a bit simpler:
$ curl -L http://merbivore.com/merb.thor > merb.thor $ sudo thor merb:stack:install --edge
The source code for all the Merb gems will be checked out into a directory called