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Advocate Package Install over RubyGems for Vagrant #2

mitchellh opened this Issue · 1 comment

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Very cool to see you using Vagrant for this :) I just wanted to let you know that the gem-based install is deprecated. The 1.0.x series of Vagrant is the FINAL version of Vagrant to be distributed via RubyGems. Every future version will be distributed using system packages, available from

Please update the README to recommend these.



Perfect Mitchell, I am going to revise that. Thanks for the heads up, and thanks for Vagrant :heart:.

@fxn fxn closed this issue from a commit
@fxn fxn rewords the requirements section [Fixes #2]
The preferred way to install Vagrant are system packages, so
remove the gem install command, and delegate installation
instructions to the page of Vagrant itself.
@fxn fxn closed this in c9fad42
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