Ubuntu 16.04 Rails/Nginx/Passenger/MariaDB ServerOctober 25, 2016
Step 1: Install Ubuntu
Step 2: Add a deploy user and optionally a user for yourself.
Assuming you're logged in as root add these users and login as "not root."
adduser [yourname] #optionally
# add your users to the sudo group like so:
# add to file or if they exist set the flags to no.
Setting up for Rails development on El CapitanNovember 12, 2015
One of the only differences I've noticed is installing mysql is slightly different.
Step 1: Install XCode Command Line Tools
Step 2: Install and prepare Homebrew
ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"
Step 3: Install rbenv
brew install rbenv ruby-build openssl