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I'm on OS X (Snow Leopard) and all I want is for gem to put the binaries it installs into /usr/local/bin instead of /usr/bin. This doesn't seem like it should be hard, but my Google-Fu is failing me this morning. What's the switch and/or config setting to control this?


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It's the -n/--bindir switch.

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