Supporting the Ruby Community Since 2001
January 2022 Monthly Update
Hello! Welcome to the monthly update. During January, our work was supported by Zendesk, DigitalOcean, Stitch Fix, and many others.
ruby together news
In January, Ruby Together was supported by 35 different companies, including Ruby member Zendesk. One company joined as a new member.
On top of that, one new developer, Ye Lin Aung, signed up as a member. In total, we were supported by 122 developer members. Thanks to all of our members for making everything that we do possible. <3
This month in RubyGems, we released new versions for RubyGems 3.3.5, 3.3.6 and Bundler 2.3.5, 2.3.6.
The following is a non-exhaustive list of the improvements included in the above releases (see changelogs for more details):
- merged tentative support for
--enable-load-relativeRuby configuration flag in our bin stubs to fix some
gem installissues on Windows - #2929.
- published a blog post about Bundler Version Switching and released documentation for Bundler 2.3 on bundler.io.
- fixed regression with old marshaled specs having null
In January, Rubygems gained 113 new commits, contributed by 14 authors. There were 1,623 additions and 864 deletions across 139 files.
This month, RubyGems.org saw several bug fixes and updates, some of which include the following:
Rails 6.1defaults - #2917.
- added a
rake taskto send ownership request notifications.
- verified session for Gem owners before showing adoptions page.
- published RubyGems adoptions blog post.
In January, Rubygems.org gained 48 new commits, contributed by 5 authors. There were 443 additions and 121 deletions across 37 files.
In January we completed 31.4 hours of development work @$150/hour, and spent $4,713.00.
Now that we’ve joined Ruby Central, we don’t have dedicated income or overheads to report. We’ll keep reporting on the open source development work we’ve funded, and continue to keep you all updated as Ruby Central builds out a bigger, better membership program for all of you.
Until next time,
Irene, André, and the Ruby Together team
February 14, 2022