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authormatz <matz@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2003-07-30 09:10:38 +0000
committermatz <matz@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2003-07-30 09:10:38 +0000
commitf3e173c18e51e6d544d451bf9baa97f826c56b39 (patch)
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parent32fcbb5b6bd5e35e3ea4b78bece5d7a942b3289d (diff)
* update to 1.8.0 preview5 (but incomplete yet).
git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@4235 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
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diff --git a/doc/NEWS b/doc/NEWS
index b0aa66b..d190193 100644
--- a/doc/NEWS
+++ b/doc/NEWS
@@ -1,9 +1,93 @@
This file is not actively maintained. See ChangeLog for recent changes.
-: open-uri.rb
+: -W option
+
+ new option to specify warning level. -W0 to shut up warnings, -W1 for normal level,
+ -W3 for verbose level. -w equals to -W1.
+
+: Marshal to use marshal_dump and marshal_load
+
+ if a dumping object responds to 'marshal_dump', Marshal.dump calls
+ it, and dumps object returned. Marshal.load allocates a new instance
+ using "allocate", then calls its "marshal_load" with dumped data.
+
+: lib/un
+
+ Imported. Used like 'ruby -run -e cp -- -p foo bar'. Nest, isn't it?
+
+: lib/webrick
+
+ Imported. Generic Internet server kit.
+
+: $stdin, $stdout, $stderr
+
+ can be assignable again. the original stdio are preserved as STDIN,
+ STDOUT, STDERR.
+
+: multiple Tk interpreter
+
+ to allow safe Tk, etc.
+
+: ext/openssl
+
+ Imported.
+
+: ext/io/wait
+
+ Imported.
+
+: ext/bigdecimal
+
+ Imported.
+
+: Thread#group
+
+ new method to get belonging ThreadGroup.
+
+: Kernel#warn(message)
+
+ a method to give warnings.
+
+: Process::detach(pid)
+
+ new method to detach child process. child process will be "wait"ed
+ automagically.
+
+: Object#instance_variable_set, Object#instance_variable_get
+
+ added.
+
+: ext/Win32API/lib/win32/registry
+
+ added.
+
+: lib/open-uri
Imported. This is an easy-to-use wrapper for net/http and net/ftp.
+: lib/tmpdir
+
+ imported. add Dir::tmpdir() to determine the temporary directory.
+
+: lib/cgi.rb
+
+ cgi[name] returns CGI::QueryExtension::Value that wraps string
+ value, no longer array.
+
+: ext/syck
+: lib/yaml
+
+ Imported.
+
+: lib/rexml
+
+ Imported.
+
+: lib/xmlrpc
+: lib/gserver
+
+ Imported
+
: Class#inherited
Method is called when Class is inherited by another class.
@@ -16,6 +100,11 @@ This file is not actively maintained. See ChangeLog for recent changes.
Prints out "A inherited by B"
+: String#split
+
+ if "sep" argument is a string, regular expression meta characters
+ are escaped internally.
+
: String#to_i
Now accepts optional base argument.
@@ -129,11 +218,11 @@ This file is not actively maintained. See ChangeLog for recent changes.
Imported. Racc runtime library. (Racc is a parser generator for ruby)
-: tsort module
+: lib/tsort
Imported. Topological sorting library.
-: stringio module
+: ext/stringio
Imported. Pseudo (({IO})) class from/to (({String})).
@@ -561,12 +650,3 @@ This file is not actively maintained. See ChangeLog for recent changes.
Made to return "UTC" under gmtime. It used to return a platform
dependent value, typically "GMT", in 1.6 and prior.
-
-To be investigated:
-
- Sat Feb 24 03:15:49 2001 Yukihiro Matsumoto <matz@ruby-lang.org>
-
- * io.c (set_stdin): preserve original stdin.
-
- * io.c (set_outfile): preserve original stdout/stderr.
-