Rails 3.1.0.rc2 has been released!

Security Issues!

This release contains fixes for possible XSS problems in your rails
application. It is unlikely that your application is vulnerable, but
you should take precautions by updating your application.

For more information about the XSS issue that was fixed in this release,
please read this blog


Hi everyone! I’ve released Rails version 3.1.0.rc2!

Please download our latest release candidate and give it a whirl!

Two weeks from today, we’ll either release another rc, or release 3.1.0
final (depending on the reported issues).


  • Fixing Rake 0.9.x integration
  • Fixing rubygems deprecation warnings
  • Sprockets was updated


  • Much whitespace was removed
  • Many typos were fixed
  • Queens English was changed to American English
  • Many grammar errors removed

For an exaustive list of changes, see the log on

Could we have a rc3 that includes the Safebuffer fixes
Merge pull request #1542 from cmeiklejohn/dont_gsub_on_safebuffer · rails/rails@1852353 · GitHub)

This is really a blocker for us :frowning:

On Wed, Jun 8, 2011 at 18:11, Aaron P.