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Configuring Remote Ruby Interpreter


Before you start working with remote interpreters, make sure that the SSH Remote Run plugin is enabled. The plugin is bundled with IntelliJ IDEA and is activated by default. If the plugin is not activated, enable it on the Plugins settings page of the Settings / Preferences Dialog as described in Managing Plugins.

Configuring remote Ruby interpreter

To configure a remote Ruby interpreter, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Project Structure dialog (e.g. Ctrl+Shift+Alt+S).

  2. In the Project Structure dialog, click the Modules node.

  3. In the Gems tab, click icons general add svg, and from the popup menu, choose New remote...:

    ij add remote ruby interpreter

  4. In the Configure Remote Ruby Interpreter dialog box, select the desired option (Deployment configuration, SSH Credentials etc.) and specify the required settings.

    configure remote ruby interpreter dialog

Last modified: 20 November 2018

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