Fixing errors installing the charlock_holmes ruby gem

This gem can be a PITA to install on a mac, this is what worked for me. If you get this error:

charlock_holmes -v '0.7.6'
Building native extensions. This could take a while…
ERROR: Error installing charlock_holmes:
ERROR: Failed to build gem native extension.
current directory: /Users/will/.rbenv/versions/2.6.1/lib/ruby/gems/2.6.0/gems/charlock_holmes-0.7.6/ext/charlock_holmes
/Users/will/.rbenv/versions/2.6.1/bin/ruby -I /Users/will/.rbenv/versions/2.6.1/lib/ruby/2.6.0 -r ./siteconf20190213-34122-e636v8.rb extconf.rb
checking for -licui18n… yes
checking for -licui18n… yes
checking for unicode/ucnv.h… no
***************************************************************************************
*********** icu required (brew install icu4c or apt-get install libicu-dev) ***********
***************************************************************************************
*** extconf.rb failed ***
Could not create Makefile due to some reason, probably lack of necessary
libraries and/or headers. Check the mkmf.log file for more details. You may
need configuration options.
Provided configuration options:
–with-opt-dir
–without-opt-dir
–with-opt-include
–without-opt-include=${opt-dir}/include
–with-opt-lib
–without-opt-lib=${opt-dir}/lib
–with-make-prog
–without-make-prog
–srcdir=.
–curdir
–ruby=/Users/will/.rbenv/versions/2.6.1/bin/$(RUBY_BASE_NAME)
–with-icu-dir
–without-icu-dir
–with-icu-include
–without-icu-include=${icu-dir}/include
–with-icu-lib
–without-icu-lib=${icu-dir}/lib
–with-icui18nlib
–without-icui18nlib
–with-icui18nlib
–without-icui18nlib
To see why this extension failed to compile, please check the mkmf.log which can be found here:
/Users/will/.rbenv/versions/2.6.1/lib/ruby/gems/2.6.0/extensions/x86_64-darwin-18/2.6.0-static/charlock_holmes-0.7.6/mkmf.log
extconf failed, exit code 1
Gem files will remain installed in /Users/will/.rbenv/versions/2.6.1/lib/ruby/gems/2.6.0/gems/charlock_holmes-0.7.6 for inspection.
Results logged to /Users/will/.rbenv/versions/2.6.1/lib/ruby/gems/2.6.0/extensions/x86_64-darwin-18/2.6.0-static/charlock_holmes-0.7.6/gem_make.out

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First, make sure you have installed the required dependencies:

brew install xz icu4c

Now, install charlock_holmes:

gem install charlock_holmes -v=0.7.6 -- --with-opt-dir=/usr/local/opt --with-opt-include=/usr/local/opt/icu4c/include --with-opt-lib=/usr/local/opt/icu4c/lib --with-cxxflags=-std=c++11

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