Rubygems-update 1.8.3 Released

rubygems-update version 1.8.3 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 ri Gem)

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:

For more details and other options, see:

ruby setup.rb --help


=== 1.8.3 / 2011-05-19

After installing RubyGems 1.8.0 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
build arguments.

  • 4 bug fixes:

    • Fix independent testing of test_gem_package_tar_output. Ruby Bug
      #4686 by
      Shota F.
    • Fix test failures for systems with separate ruby versions. Ruby Bug
      by Jeremy E.
    • Fixed some bad calls left behind after rolling out some
    • Syck has a parse error on (good) times output from Psych. (dazuma,
      et al)