NEWS for Ruby 2.8.0 (tentative; to be 3.0.0)

This document is a list of user visible feature changes since the 2.7.0 release, except for bug fixes.

Note that each entry is kept so brief that no reason behind or reference information is supplied with. For a full list of changes with all sufficient information, see the ChangeLog file or Redmine (e.g. https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/$FEATURE_OR_BUG_NUMBER).

Language changes

Command line options

Core classes updates (outstanding ones only)

Stdlib updates (outstanding ones only)

Compatibility issues (excluding feature bug fixes)

Stdlib compatibility issues (excluding feature bug fixes)

C API updates

Implementation improvements

Miscellaneous changes