ruby-setup - the setup.rb install tool for Ruby

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ruby-setup
Package version 3.4.1
Package release 9
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 151 B
Download size 31.43 KB
Official Mirror
setup.rb is an installation tool widely used for Ruby
programs. You can use it to distribute Ruby code you wrote
and be sure your users won't have difficulties installing


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-setup_3.4.1-9_all.deb 3.4.1 all Ubuntu Universe
ruby-setup - - -


Name Value
ruby -
ruby-interpreter -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-setup_3.4.1-9_all.deb
Source Package ruby-setup

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ruby-setup deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ruby-setup




2015-05-04 - Christian Hofstaedtler <>
ruby-setup (3.4.1-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Release to unstable, incl. fix for RbConfig. (Closes: #784210)
2015-04-09 - Christian Hofstaedtler <>
ruby-setup (3.4.1-8) experimental; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Target experimental and build with Ruby 2.2
* Use RbConfig instead of obsolete Config for Ruby 2.2
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no further changes)
* Update Vcs-Browser to cgit URL and HTTPS
* Drop obsolete transitional package libsetup-ruby1.8
2013-10-17 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-setup (3.4.1-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
[ Vincent Fourmond ]
* Move dummy package to oldlibs
[ Cédric Boutillier ]
* debian/control:
+ use canonical URI in Vcs-* fields
+ bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes needed)
+ add Breaks/Replaces/Provides for older versions of libsetup-ruby1.8
+ change priority of dummy package to extra
* debian/copyright: convert to copyright-format/1.0
* debian/patches: add no_makeparams.patch to not include inexistant
$(HOME)/.makeparams, fixing FTBFS (Closes: #724224)
2011-05-30 - Vincent Fourmond <>
ruby-setup (3.4.1-5) unstable; urgency=low
[ Gunnar Wolf ]
* Changed section to Ruby as per ftp-masters' request
* Added myself as an uploader
[ Lucas Nussbaum ]
* Removing Lucas from uploaders.
[ Vincent Fourmond ]
* Rename package as ruby-setup
* Use source format 3.0 (quilt)
- drop dependency on dpacth 
- convert old patches
* Use gem2deb for building
* Provide a libsetup-ruby1.8 transition package
* Conforms to standards 3.9.2, and to the newer ruby policy
2008-04-20 - Vincent Fourmond <>
libsetup-ruby (3.4.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Conforms to Standards 3.7.3
* Cleanup doc-base/libsetup-ruby
2008-02-13 - Lucas Nussbaum <>
libsetup-ruby (3.4.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added debian/patches/fix-metaconfig.dpatch.
Fix add_bool_config in metaconfig. From upstream SVN r2634.
* debian/control: added myself to uploaders
* debian/control: fixed Vcs-* to point to trunk/
2007-12-03 - Vincent Fourmond <>
libsetup-ruby (3.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix the copyright problems...
2007-11-26 - Vincent Fourmond <>
libsetup-ruby (3.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (no ITP filed...)

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