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2021-05-11Update keyword argument description in method syntax guideJeremy Evans
Remove discussion of Ruby 2.7 specific handling of keyword argument separation. Add a small example of keyword to positional hash conversion for methods not accepting keyword arguments.
2021-04-25[Doc] Fix a typo s/invokations/invocations/wonda-tea-coffee
Notes: Merged: https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/4409
2020-12-26methods.rdoc: Improve method definition documentationMarcus Stollsteimer
* typos, grammar, formatting * use `concrete_method` again in `regular_method` example, to better distinguish from `forwarding_method` example * clarify that leading arguments before `...` require Ruby 3.0
2020-12-26methods.rdoc: Clarify "currently" means "in 2.7" hereMarcus Stollsteimer
2020-12-25Update method definition documentationzverok
* Add endless methods * Add argument forwarding ... Notes: Merged: https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/3997
2020-12-25Adjusted the heading level of "Block Arguments" [ci skip]Nobuyoshi Nakada
2020-01-17Update documentation for Array/Hash Argument section of methods.rdocAdam Isom
Notes: Merged: https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/2844
2019-12-24[DOC] Fix typoMarcus Stollsteimer
2019-10-03Add documentation regarding keyword argument separation [ci skip]Jeremy Evans
2019-10-03Minor updates to methods and calling_methods documentation [ci skip]Jeremy Evans
2019-07-19Document use of ensure and else at method level [ci skip]Jeremy Evans
2019-07-19Remove section on performance advantage of not using a block parameter [ci skip]Jeremy Evans
Improvements in Ruby 2.5 and 2.6 make this section no longer accurate.
2019-07-19Remove mention of Proc.new with implicit block [ci skip]Jeremy Evans
This support is now deprecated and will be removed in Ruby 3.
2019-07-19Document evaluation order of arguments [ci skip]Jeremy Evans
Fixes [Misc #8905]
2019-07-19Document required keyword argument syntax [ci skip]Jeremy Evans
Fixes [Bug #8952]
2017-10-22doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: fix a misleading examplerhe
As a bonus, wrap a long line added by r60295. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@60346 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2017-10-21* remove trailing spaces.svn
git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@60296 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2017-10-21Clarify return value for assignment methods.hsbt
https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/1682 Patch by @sos4nt [fix GH-1682] git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@60295 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2017-03-29methods.rdoc: small improvementsstomar
* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: [DOC] small improvements: fix some typos, grammar, punctuation, consistently use capitalized "Ruby". git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@58215 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2016-05-21methods.rdoc: closing tagnobu
* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc (Method Names): add proper closing tag. [Fix GH-1356] git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@55094 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2015-12-18* doc/syntax/*.rdoc: separated modifier at sentence.hsbt
[ci skip][fix GH-1121] Patch by @clandry94 git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@53182 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2015-04-15* doc/contributors.rdoc: fix a typo. Patch by @davydovantonhsbt
[fix GH-872][ci skip] * doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: ditto. * ext/digest/sha2/sha2.c: ditto. * ext/socket/ipsocket.c: ditto. * ext/tk/*: ditto. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@50320 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2015-03-04* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: add some missing spaces andhsbt
fix a grammatical error in method docs. [fix GH-843][ci skip] Patch by @nikolas git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@49838 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2014-09-23doc: remove trailing spacesnobu
git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@47689 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2014-09-22* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: [DOC] [] and []= methods by @processzzak
[Fixes GH-662] https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/662 git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@47685 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2014-03-06* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: [DOC] Fix example for block arguments [ci skip]zzak
By @idupree [Fixes GH-554] https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/554 git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@45276 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-12-22* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: [DOC] Added example for underscorezzak
conventions in method names. Also added doc to clarify encoding character set support for Ruby programs and elaborated on defining predicate and bang methods. Based on a patch by @gaurish [Fixes GH-477] https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/477 git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@44350 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-19 * doc/syntax/assignment.rdoc: Improved linksdrbrain
* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: ditto. * doc/syntax.rdoc: Added link to assignment document git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38880 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-18* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Added Array Decomposition.drbrain
git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38872 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-15* doc/syntax/calling_methods.rdoc: Link to defining methods.drbrain
* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Link to calling methods, fixed typo. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38843 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-15* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Fixed linkdrbrain
* doc/syntax/modules_and_classes.rdoc: Fixed link * doc/syntax.rdoc: Updated with links to the recently added pages git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38842 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-15* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc (Method Names): Added method names includingdrbrain
operator methods. * doc/syntax/methods.rdoc (Return Values): Added note that assignment methods ignore return values. * doc/syntax/precedence.rdoc: Added document describing precedence. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38825 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-15* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc (Block Argument): Added section on blockdrbrain
argument. Thanks to Andy Lindeman. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38824 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-15* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc (Array/Hash Argument): Moved above Keyworddrbrain
Arguments * doc/syntax/methods.rdoc (Keyword Arguments): Described ** for gathering arbitrary keyword arguments. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38817 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-05* doc/syntax/modules_and_classes.rdoc: Added documentation of syntaxdrbrain
for Modules and Classes. * doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Moved some text to the Modules and Classes syntax document. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38701 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2013-01-04* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Added return values and scope sections,drbrain
slightly modified from the original patch. Fixes #227 from github by Dave Brown. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38700 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2012-12-19* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: rdoc fix, patch by Dave Brownmarcandre
[github:222] git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38465 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2012-12-19* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Fixed typo. Thanks to Josh Susser.drbrain
git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38462 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2012-12-19 * doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Add () around keyword arguments example fordrbrain
consistency. Thanks to Josh Susser. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38459 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2012-12-17* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Added a description of singleton methods.drbrain
git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38421 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
2012-12-17* doc/syntax.rdoc: Added syntax guide table of contentsdrbrain
* doc/syntax/exceptions.rdoc: Syntax guide for exceptions * doc/syntax/literals.rdoc: Syntax guide for literals * doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: Syntax guide for methods git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@38419 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e