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RubyGems :: FYI

- Updating RubyGems

Some versions of RubyGems have a bug that will prevent automatic updates. If RubyGems says it has nothing to update, run:

The local path to RubyGems binary package is:


How can I get RubyGems?

If you have installed RubyGems using a package system you may want to install a new RubyGems through the same packaging system.

If you have a recent version of RubyGems (0.8.5 or later), then all you need to do is:

RubyGems v1.1 and v1.2 have problems upgrading when there is no rubygems-update installed. You will need to follow the second set of update, if you see "Nothing to update".

You may have to run the command twice if you have any previosly installed rubygems-update gems.

If you have an older version of RubyGems installed, then you can still do it in two steps:

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