Ruby

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Ruby is a dynamic, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity. It has an elegant syntax that is natural to read and easy to write.

Release Released Support Status Latest
3.3 6 months and 3 weeks ago
(25 Dec 2023)
Ends in 2 years and 8 months
(31 Mar 2027)
3.3.4
(08 Jul 2024)
3.2 1 year and 6 months ago
(25 Dec 2022)
Ends in 1 year and 8 months
(31 Mar 2026)
3.2.4
(23 Apr 2024)
3.1 2 years and 6 months ago
(25 Dec 2021)
Ends in 8 months
(31 Mar 2025)
3.1.6
(29 May 2024)
3.0 3 years and 6 months ago
(25 Dec 2020)
Ended 2 months and 3 weeks ago
(23 Apr 2024)
3.0.7
(23 Apr 2024)
2.7 4 years and 6 months ago
(25 Dec 2019)
Ended 1 year and 3 months ago
(31 Mar 2023)
2.7.8
(30 Mar 2023)
2.6 5 years and 6 months ago
(25 Dec 2018)
Ended 2 years and 3 months ago
(31 Mar 2022)
2.6.10
(12 Apr 2022)
2.5 6 years ago
(25 Dec 2017)
Ended 3 years ago
(31 Mar 2021)
2.5.9
(05 Apr 2021)
2.4 7 years ago
(23 Dec 2016)
Ended 4 years ago
(31 Mar 2020)
2.4.10
(31 Mar 2020)
2.3 8 years ago
(24 Dec 2015)
Ended 5 years ago
(31 Mar 2019)
2.3.8
(17 Oct 2018)
2.2 9 years ago
(25 Dec 2014)
Ended 6 years ago
(31 Mar 2018)
2.2.10
(28 Mar 2018)
2.1 10 years ago
(25 Dec 2013)
Ended 7 years ago
(31 Mar 2017)
2.1.10
(31 Mar 2016)
2.0.0 11 years ago
(24 Feb 2013)
Ended 8 years ago
(24 Feb 2016)
2.0.0p648
(16 Dec 2015)
1.9.3 12 years ago
(30 Oct 2011)
Ended 9 years ago
(23 Feb 2015)
1.9.3p551
(13 Nov 2014)

Since Ruby 2.1, a new major version of Ruby has been released every year on December 25th, and EOLed 3 years, 3 months later.

More information is available on the Ruby website.

You should be running one of the supported release numbers listed above in the rightmost column.

You can check the version that you are currently using by running:
ruby --version

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