On Thu, 2003-12-25 at 05:25 +0900, Yukihiro Matsumoto wrote:
> Merry Christmas,
> 
> We finally announce the release of final stable 1.8.1 at
> 
>   ftp://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/ruby-1.8.1.tar.gz

Checked in to PLD's builders.  Looks great!  (And I'm happy to see rdoc
and xsd libraries!)

Ari