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09 Oct 2013
by Eric Hodel
RubyGems 2.1.7 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.
gem sources --listnow displays a list of sources. Pull request #672 by Nathan Marley.
- RubyGems no longer alters Gem::Specification.dirs when installing. Pull Request #670 by Vít Ondruch
- Use RFC 2616-compatible time in HTTP headers. Pull request #655 by Larry Marburger.
- RubyGems now gives a more descriptive message for missing licenses on validation. Issue #656 by Markus Heiler.
- Expand unpack destination directory. This fixes problems when File.realpath is missing and $GEM_HOME contains “..”. Issue #679 by Charles Nutter.