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Author Topic: 090113 ruby-1.8.6_p187 [VL 5.9]  (Read 611 times)


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090113 ruby-1.8.6_p187 [VL 5.9]
« on: January 13, 2009, 04:53:14 pm »

toothandnail has built a patched Ruby package for VL 5.9 and VL 5.9.1.  This package is a bugfix and security patch release.  Anyone who has installed Ruby on VL 5.9 or VL 5.9.1 will likely want to upgrade to this package.

Package:  ruby-1.8.6_p287-i486-1_slack12.0.tlz
MD5:  dd23009bf2ac49dc522c28284a67b6a5
Package Size:  2.13 MB
Installed Size:  20.18 MB


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ruby: ruby (Interpreted object-oriented scripting language)
ruby: Ruby is an interpreted scripting language for quick and easy
ruby: object-oriented programming.  It has many features to process text
ruby: files and to do system management tasks (as in Perl).  It is simple,
ruby: straight-forward, and extensible.
ruby: Visit the Ruby project online at

After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.
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