I am happy to announce that Rails 4.2.9 has been released.
Following our maintenance policy,
since the release of Rails 5.1.0, the 4.2 series will only receive new releases in case of severe security issues.
CHANGES since 4.2.8
To view the changes for each gem, please read the changelogs on GitHub:
To see the full list of changes, check out all the commits on
If you’d like to verify that your gem is the same as the one I’ve uploaded,
please use these SHA-256 hashes.
Here are the checksums for 4.2.9:
$ shasum -a 256 *-4.2.9.gem
As always, huge thanks to the many contributors who helped with this release.