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2.6.4 Released

RubyGems 2.6.4 includes minor enhancements and 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.

Minor enhancements:

  • Use Gem::Util::NULL_DEVICE instead of hard coded strings. Pull request #1588 by Chris Charabaruk.
  • Use File.symlink on MS Windows if supported. Pull request #1418 by Nobuyoshi Nakada.

Bug fixes:

  • Redact uri password from error output when gem fetch fails. Pull request #1565 by Brian Fletcher.
  • Suppress warnings. Pull request #1594 by Nobuyoshi Nakada.
  • Escape user-supplied content served on web pages by gem server to avoid potential XSS vulnerabilities. Samuel Giddins.

SHA256 Checksums:

  • rubygems-2.6.4.tgz
  • rubygems-update-2.6.4.gem
Samuel Giddins