BUNDLE-ADD(1) General Commands Manual BUNDLE-ADD(1)

bundle-add - Add gem to the Gemfile and run bundle install

bundle add GEM_NAME [--group=GROUP] [--version=VERSION] [--source=SOURCE] [--path=PATH] [--git=GIT] [--github=GITHUB] [--branch=BRANCH] [--ref=REF] [--skip-install] [--strict] [--optimistic]

Adds the named gem to the Gemfile and run bundle install. bundle install can be avoided by using the flag --skip-install.

Example:

bundle add rails

bundle add rails --version "< 3.0, > 1.1"

bundle add rails --version "~> 5.0.0" --source "https://gems.example.com" --group "development"

bundle add rails --skip-install

bundle add rails --group "development, test"

Specify version requirements(s) for the added gem.
Specify the group(s) for the added gem. Multiple groups should be separated by commas.
Specify the source for the added gem.
Adds require path to gem. Provide false, or a path as a string.
Specify the file system path for the added gem.
Specify the git source for the added gem.
Specify the github source for the added gem.
Specify the git branch for the added gem.
Specify the git ref for the added gem.
Adds the gem to the Gemfile but does not install it.
Adds optimistic declaration of version.
Adds strict declaration of version.
May 2024