Randy Lawrence wrote:

> Is Ruby 1.8.2 going to be released on July 7?  I heard a rumor that it 
> might but would like to hear from others.
> 
> I was going to launch a mod_ruby site based on Ruby 1.8.1 around July 7 
> but would probably delay the launch so I can use 1.8.2.  The 
> improvements to OpenSSL in Ruby 1.8.2 are the primary reasons--another 
> is to avoid upgrading Ruby after the site is launched.
> 

The following was from matz today in comp.lang.ruby.core

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Subject: Contributors: ready for 1.8.2 preview1?

Or do you have anything left for preview1?

I'm going to release the first preview in a day or two, unless someone
stops me.

							matz.