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RubyGems

Easily download, install, and use ruby software packages on your system
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What is RubyGems?

It is a package manager for the Ruby programming language that provides a standard format for distributing Ruby programs and libraries, a tool designed to easily manage the installation of gems, and a server for distributing them.
RubyGems is a tool in the Package Managers category of a tech stack.

Who uses RubyGems?

Developers
5 developers on StackShare have stated that they use RubyGems.

RubyGems Integrations

RubyGems's Features

  • Package manager
  • Instantly publish your gems
  • Easily manage the installation of gems

RubyGems Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to RubyGems?
Composer
It is a tool for dependency management in PHP. It allows you to declare the libraries your project depends on and it will manage (install/update) them for you.
Homebrew
Homebrew installs the stuff you need that Apple didn’t. Homebrew installs packages to their own directory and then symlinks their files into /usr/local.
NuGet
A free and open-source package manager designed for the Microsoft development platform. It is also distributed as a Visual Studio extension.
Nix
It makes package management reliable and reproducible. It provides atomic upgrades and rollbacks, side-by-side installation of multiple versions of a package, multi-user package management and easy setup of build environments.
Chocolatey
It is based on a developer-centric package manager called NuGet. Unlike manual installations, It adds, updates, and uninstalls programs in the background requiring very little user interaction.
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RubyGems's Followers
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