Forum: Ruby on Rails Ruby 1.8.6 preview3 has been released

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21a4b941766d805333e11c5766be43b4?d=identicon&s=25 masayoshi takahashi (Guest)
on 2007-03-04 20:24
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Hi all,

Ruby 1.8.6 preview3 has been released.

  http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/...

A brief summary of changes and full of changes are here.

  http://svn.ruby-lang.org/repos/ruby/tags/v1_8_6_pr...
  http://svn.ruby-lang.org/repos/ruby/tags/v1_8_6_pr...

Please test it and report if you find any problem.

Thanks,

Masayoshi Takahashi
24d2f8804e6bb4b7ea6bd11e0a586470?d=identicon&s=25 Jeremy Kemper (Guest)
on 2007-03-05 00:25
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On 3/4/07, masayoshi takahashi <takahashimm@gmail.com> wrote:
> Please test it and report if you find any problem.
I ran into two 1.8.6 incompatibilities with Rails:

1. Time#to_date is a private method in date.rb
    Workaround in http://dev.rubyonrails.org/changeset/6281

2. MD5.new(...).to_s was deprecated and is now removed
    This affected the bundled mysql.rb and is fixed in
http://dev.rubyonrails.org/changeset/6328

These fixes will be released with Rails 1.2.3 so those who wish to
upgrade
to Ruby 1.8.6 should move to the 1-2-stable branch or upgrade Rails to
1.2.3when it's available.

Otherwise, my Rails apps run well with Ruby 1.8.6. Thanks for the stable
release!

jeremy
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