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How can I update Ruby and Rails on MacOS 10.6?

I just got a Macbook laptop that is running 10.6.3 AKA "Snow Leopard". I know it comes with Ruby 1.8.7 and Rails 2.3, but I was wondering what the best way is to update those to Ruby 1.9.2 and Rails ...
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Is VirtualBox really slow compared to the host OS? (for Ruby development)

I have VirtualBox running Ubuntu as a guest environment on my Macbook Pro running Leopard OS X 10.5. I timed the same batch of Ruby on Rails unit tests on both systems. The difference seems to be ...