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August 2020 RubyGems Updates

Welcome to the RubyGems monthly update! As part of our efforts at Ruby Together, we publish a recap of the work that we’ve done the previous month. Read on to find out what updates were made to RubyGems and in August.

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This Month, we made improvements to the man page generation process to ease contribution to the Bundler documentation. We also and reviewed and merged some PRs from various contributors. We’re thankful for our supportive community. <3

We coordinated with the Ruby core team about versioning default gems in (#3937 and #3938), as well as fixing an issue with configuration priority.

We also deprecated bundle cache --all in favor of explicitly configuring bundle config set --local cache_all true.

As always, we continue to fix bugs, review and merge PR and follow up with issue triaging.

In total, Rubygems gained 71 new commits, contributed by 15 authors. There were 639 additions and 262 deletions across 173 files. News

In August, we added a webhook configuration to Slack, set up Terraform modules sending Slack notifications from AWS Lambda, and completed the following tests, improvements and fixes:

This month, gained 74 new commits, contributed by 6 authors. There were 225 additions and 118 deletions across 23 files.

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