14.10 package rubygems-integration does not see newer versions of a gem

Pasi Lallinaho pasi at shimmerproject.org
Tue Dec 23 00:40:17 UTC 2014

On 23/12/14 01:07, Wybo wrote:
> When I install package ruby-colorize, I have colorize-0.6.0.
> This version has bugs.
> When I then install version 0.7.5 (the newest version) with
> $ gem install -r colorize
> I have both version 0.6.0 and version 0.7.5 and I expect that the ruby
> statement:
> require 'colorize'
> will load version 0.7.5
> This is not true: version 0.6.0 is loaded.
> I can solve that by uninstalling the ruby-colorize package, which
> should not be necessary.
> I suspect (but am not sure) that the rubygems-integration package is
> the cause of this problem.

Please file a bug against the appropriate package; Xubuntu developers do
not maintain ruby packages, and hardly know anything about them.


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