Brent Roman

  • Email: brent@mbari.org
  • Registered on: 01/27/2009
  • Last connection: 03/10/2009

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12/04/2012

08:23 AM Ruby trunk Feature #6762: Control interrupt timing
I was suggesting "interruptible" as a better alternative for
"async_interrupt_timing" or "control_interrupt". Can...
06:53 AM Ruby trunk Feature #6762: Control interrupt timing
Regarding ability of Thread.current.raise to be deferred,
if it works that way now, I'd vote to keep it this way.
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12/01/2012

04:23 AM Ruby trunk Feature #6762: Control interrupt timing
OK. I see the logic in using the term "interrupt" if you are actually
trying to unify exceptions from other threa...

11/30/2012

07:23 PM Ruby trunk Feature #6762: Control interrupt timing
How about:

Thread.allow_exception(RuntimeError => :on_blocking){
while true
...

- brent
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07:23 PM Ruby trunk Feature #6762: Control interrupt timing
Koichi,

Sorry about misspelling your name in my previous post. :-(

In reference to:
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06:29 PM Ruby trunk Feature #6762: Control interrupt timing
I like this proposal.
It looks very similar to one I made five years ago on this thread:

www.ruby-forum.com/t...

05/06/2009

11:31 AM Ruby trunk Feature #1432: decrement and increment
=begin

Why is

a+=1

less elegant than

++a

However, I admit that using

(x=a; a+=1; x)

to re...

04/13/2009

01:12 PM Ruby trunk Bug #1336: Change in string representation of Floats
=begin

I'm not sure I understand the difference between "mere string" and "human
readable" representations.
Coul...
10:55 AM Ruby trunk Bug #1336: Change in string representation of Floats
=begin

Perhaps I'm not understanding the question.
Consider:

s = "string"
s.inspect ==> "string" #this w...

04/12/2009

03:59 AM Ruby trunk Bug #1336: Change in string representation of Floats
=begin

Your latter example seems quite nice.
Especially if it would accept unabbreviated forms such as this:

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