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 3 months and 3 weeks ago
(25 Dec 2023)
Ends in 2 years and 11 months
(31 Mar 2027)
3.3.0
(25 Dec 2023)
3.2 1 year and 3 months ago
(25 Dec 2022)
Ends in 1 year and 11 months
(31 Mar 2026)
3.2.3
(18 Jan 2024)
3.1 2 years and 3 months ago
(25 Dec 2021)
Ends in 11 months
(31 Mar 2025)
3.1.4
(30 Mar 2023)
3.0 3 years ago
(25 Dec 2020)
Ended 2 weeks and 5 days ago
(31 Mar 2024)
3.0.6
(30 Mar 2023)
2.7 4 years ago
(25 Dec 2019)
Ended 1 year ago
(31 Mar 2023)
2.7.8
(30 Mar 2023)
2.6 5 years ago
(25 Dec 2018)
Ended 2 years 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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