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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.

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

You can submit an improvement to this page on GitHub. This page has a corresponding Talk Page.

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