Finally, RoR 4.2.9 has been released. This is going to be last update release of 4.2 series, so make sure to test this version properly.
Framework written in the Ruby programming language
If no issue will be found, final release is expected at Monday, 19th of June.
Changes since 4.2.8
To read about the changes for each gem, please read the changelogs:
- Action Mailer CHANGELOG
- Action Pack CHANGELOG
- Action View CHANGELOG
- Active Job CHANGELOG
- Active Model CHANGELOG
- Active Record CHANGELOG
- Active Support CHANGELOG
- Railties CHANGELOG
You can view full list of changes here.
Nowadays, most of the new Rails projects are being created using Rails 5. But 4 series is also supported due to big amount of large projects that was created using it. Updates of Rails 4 series are not global, they just fix small issues and bugs.
Chief Front-End Developer at Evrone
Here are the checksums for 4.2.9.rc1:
$ shasum -a 256 *-4.2.9.rc1.gem f989619bd008bb131ac51c9523a67cf07b04fd02ccbb6a4c862a7e91399abf29 actionmailer-4.2.9.rc1.gem ce36a4c32d738bdf0f225c427ed7e31c2e681004fa827f7bbe0c4bd05fb6b264 actionpack-4.2.9.rc1.gem e815d4d9ee866145cf9ae78716fed8453a12eace055f4fbd80ae7f4b74e08d27 actionview-4.2.9.rc1.gem b03d68ecc055160bc903055649bb47b57de09b68749bd6e40e2e4378cd9a3ce7 activejob-4.2.9.rc1.gem 734e28fff15f3319be32b6e3cba40519e7c730c88ba49f0b334eb1d63f32c872 activemodel-4.2.9.rc1.gem a2f25b8132cca325bf855d7e45c809a122282d8e65f3d6580e40da624c71996a activerecord-4.2.9.rc1.gem 7b3b69479110a64f50ac53681f076b5ec21a073b1120c9d7ab201eec0af09d12 activesupport-4.2.9.rc1.gem c7de4f0e62498acf407928a5f147a9e297a63e900882f627489e91b033026b69 rails-4.2.9.rc1.gem 425e43203b35fa28dd9708848c4aaa11706c53fcd75819228a92e6893653f8da railties-4.2.9.rc1.gem
You can use it to verify your version of the gem.