rubygems-update version 1.8.1 has been released!
RubyGems is a package management framework for Ruby.
This gem is an update for the RubyGems software. You must have an
installation of RubyGems before this update can be applied.
See Gem for information on RubyGems (or
To upgrade to the latest RubyGems, run:
$ gem update --system # you might need to be an administrator or root
See UPGRADING.rdoc for more details and alternative instructions.
If you don’t have RubyGems installed, your can still do it manually:
- Download from: https://rubygems.org/pages/download
- Unpack into a directory and cd there
- Install with: ruby setup.rb # you may need admin/root privilege
For more details and other options, see:
ruby setup.rb --help
=== 1.8.1 / 2011-05-05
After installing RubyGems 1.8.1 you will see deprecations when loading
exsting gems. Run
gem pristine --all --no-extensions to regenerate
gem specifications safely.
Currently RubyGems does not save the build arguments used to build gems
extensions. You will need to run
gem pristine gem_with_extension -- --build-arg to regenerate a gem with an extension where it requires
1 minor enhancement:
Added Gem::Requirement#specific? and Gem::Dependency#specific?
4 bug fixes:
Typo on Indexer rendered it useless on Windows
gem depcan fetch remote dependencies for non-latest gems again.
gem uninstallwith multiple versions no longer crashes with
Always use binary mode for File.open to keep Windows happy