Installing Rust lang 1.27.2 on macOS High Sierra 10.13.6

If you search internet for “install rust macos” is is likely that the first entry in the list will be  and the only instruction is to run the following in your terminal  curl -sSf | sh which is a classic minimal install of a command from internet. Searched a little bit and looked like Brew is not particularly used for this task, so I went away with:

At this point what are you going to do? Just press 1  and hit Enter  and…

if we check our .bash_profile  file:

Indeed the installer appended the PATH  to be able to reach to Rust’s package manager: Cargo. To be able to use our fresh install within the same session we just do as suggested be by the installer:

We check for cargo’s availability:

And we are good to start toying with Rust lang version  1.27.2 on macOS HIgh Sierra 10.13.6.

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