The Easy WayTM to Install Rust (on a Mac)
The easiest way to install Rust on a Mac is to head on over to https://www.rust-lang.org/tools/install and use the shell command there -
curl --proto '=https' --tlsv1.2 -sSf https://sh.rustup.rs | sh
Sometimes we get the following error -
Unknown SSL protocol error in connection to static.rust-lang.org
Sometimes. I got this on my work machine but not my personal one.
You can read a bit about this issue here - https://www.wormly.com/answers/sid/142/topicid/19
There is a fairly straightforward solution
The Fairly Easy WayTM to Install Rust (on a Mac)
(See Update below before trying this)
We want to use
rustup so let's get that first.
brew install rustup
Next let's setup cargo and rustc,
Finally we can check our installation with -
jeikabu on Dev.to has given this tip to try.
The old way of installing rustup -
curl sh.rustup.rs -sSf | sh
I haven't tested this but it is worth trying before falling back on brew.