ruby 1.9

Orion Poplawski orion at
Fri Dec 9 23:51:01 UTC 2011

On 12/09/2011 02:11 PM, Jeffrey Ollie wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 14, 2011 at 1:32 PM, Haïkel Guémar<karlthered at>  wrote:
>> PS: why the hell are we still shipping this crap ? Ruby 1.9.x has been
>> the stable branch for almost three years, now. Upstream has decided to
>> stop providing bugfixes for Ruby 1.8.7 by june 2012 and CVE fixes by
>> june 2013.
>> From what I know there is a lot of software out there that isn't
> compatible with Ruby 1.9 yet.  Puppet is one major example.

But isn't that why Fedora exists, to push everyone along :)

Sounds like it needs to be in at least F18 for that timetable.

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