IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 Help

Ruby

This feature is supported in Ultimate edition only.

This feature is supported only when Ruby plugin is installed.

In this section:

Introduction

Ruby Plugin extends IntelliJ IDEA with the full-scale functionality for Ruby development.

Prerequisites

Before you start working with Ruby, make sure that Ruby plugin is installed and enabled. The plugin is not bundled with IntelliJ IDEA.

Also make sure that the following prerequisites are met:

  • Ruby SDK is downloaded and installed on your machine.
  • The required framework SDKs are downloaded and installed on your machine.

Refer to their respective download and installation pages for details:

Changes to the UI

Being installed, the Ruby Plugin introduces the following changes to the IntelliJ IDEA UI:

Besides that, the following changes are made to the Settings/Preferences dialog:

See Also

Language and Framework-Specific Guidelines:

Last modified: 29 November 2016