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* Process
* Process#maxgroups and Process#maxgroups= now raise NotImplementedError if
the platform don't support supplementary groups concept.
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+
+ * bigdecimal
+ * Kernel.BigDecimal and BigDecimal.new now accept instances of Integer,
+ Rational, and Float. If you pass a Rational or a Float to them, you must
+ specify the precision to produce the digits of a BigDecimal.
+
+ * The behavior of BigDecimal#coerce with a Rational is changed. It uses
+ the precision of the receiver BigDecimal to produce the digits of a
+ BigDecimal from the given Rational.
+
* io/console
* new methods:
* IO#noecho {|io| }