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2.1.9 Released

RubyGems 2.1.9 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.

Bug fixes:

  • Reduce sorting when fetching specifications. This speeds up the update and outdated commands, and others. Issue #657 by windwiny.
  • Proxy usernames and passwords are now escaped properly. Ruby Bug #8979 by Masahiro Tomita, Issue #668 by Kouhei Sutou.
Eric Hodel