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Bunny 1.6.0 Is Released


Bunny 1.6.0 is released to

1.6 is makes the library use TLS 1.0 or later when possible and introduces a few minor features and improvements.

Changes between Bunny 1.5.0 and 1.6.0

TLSv1 by Default

TLS connections now prefer TLSv1 (or later, if available) due to the recently discovered POODLE attack on SSLv3.

Contributed by Michael Klishin (Pivotal) and Justin Powers (

GH issues:

Socket Read and Write Timeout Improvements

Bunny now sets a read timeout on the sockets it opens, and uses timeouts as the most reliable option available on Ruby 1.9 and later.

GH issue: #254.

Contributed by Andre Foeken (Nedap).

Inline TLS Certificates Support

TLS certificate options now accept inline certificates as well as file paths.

GH issues: #255, #256.

Contributed by Will Barrett (Sqwiggle).

Full Change Log

Full change log can be found on GitHub.

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