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 https://www.rust-lang.org/en-US/install.html  and the only instruction is to run the following in your terminal  curl https://sh.rustup.rs -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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