RubyGems 2.1.8 includes bug fixes.
To update to the latest RubyGems you can run:
gem update --system
If you need to upgrade or downgrade please follow the how to upgrade/downgrade RubyGems instructions. To install RubyGems by hand see the Download RubyGems page.
- Fixed local installation of platform gem files. Issue #664 by Ryan Melton.
- Files starting with “.” in the root directory are installed again. Issue #680 by Ivo Wever, Pull Request #681 by Jeremy Evans.
- The index generator no longer indexes default gems. Issue #661 by Jeremy Hinegardner.