[Rubygems-developers] gem update --system with a version requirement?

Jim Weirich jim.weirich at gmail.com
Thu Jan 3 17:31:56 EST 2008

On Jan 3, 2008, at 4:07 PM, Chad Woolley wrote:

> Is there any way to do a gem update --system, but only to a specified
> version?  I'd like to automate my gem system updates, but only up to a
> version that I have tested, like = 1.0.1.

You should be able to do a

    gem install rubygems-update -v1.0.1

and run the update_rubygems script manually (warning: from memory and  

It's two steps, but it is under your control then.

-- Jim Weirich
-- jim.weirich at gmail.com

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