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RubyGems is an advanced package management tool for Ruby libraries. It supports remote searching, downloading, and installation while handling library dependencies and supporting coexisting versions.


Recent releases

  •  16 Jul 2005 20:26

    Release Notes: Performance was improved. The ability to sign gems was added (see The new "gem contents" command will list the contents of an installed gem. The new "gem rdoc" command will generate rdoc files from an installed gem.

    •  27 Feb 2005 23:46

      Release Notes: A minor but important bugfix to shebang-line generation logic.

      •  27 Feb 2005 11:02

        Release Notes: This release features major performance improvements for both installation and runtime, a beautiful new gem_server interface, many bugfixes, and a handful of convenient CLI tweaks.

        •  01 Jan 2005 22:13

          Release Notes: The installer for Rubygems 0.8.3 was broken unless you already had an older version of RubyGems installed. This has been fixed. A change was made in the way Gem::Specification internally deals with lazy attributes and defaults, bringing (with some loadpath_manager changes) a fairly significant increase in speed. Support for lower-cased Gem file names was added. Erik Veenstra's patch for making Gem versions sortable was applied.

          •  20 Sep 2004 07:50

            Release Notes: You can now update the tool with gems itself by running "gem install rubygems-update" and then "update_rubygems". Many changes were made.


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