[HEADS UP] Ruby 1.9 will become the default Ruby version this weekend

Johan Hendriks Johan at double-l.nl
Mon Aug 22 11:02:08 UTC 2011


>Barring objections, I'm planning to commit this patch:


>tomorrow. It will update Ruby 1.9 and make it the default version. If
>you wish to continue using Ruby 1.8, set

>RUBY_VER=	1.8

>in /etc/make.conf.

>There are still some ports which do not work with Ruby 1.9, but most
>work OK. If you have any objections or questions, please let me know.

>Version: GnuPG v2.0.17 (FreeBSD)

First thanks for all your work on this. 

An entry in /usr/ports/UPDATING mentioning the RUBY_VER= 1.8 would be in place.

After my portmaster run i did not get the ruby19-gems port.
After reading the UPDATING file, and did not found anything related, i searched my e-mail and found your message.

Johan Hendriks

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