[Ironruby-core] Fixnum Patch

Brian J. Cardiff bcardiff at gmail.com
Wed Dec 12 08:55:34 EST 2007

On Dec 11, 2007 12:19 PM, Peter Bacon Darwin <bacondarwin at googlemail.com> wrote:
> ·         A number of methods, notably BignumOps.Compare, now return an
> object rather than a Float (int).  This is because these methods sometimes
> are expected to return nil (null).

wouldn't be better to use nullable types? So, for example, it would be
clear that the result is either null or int, and there is not
propagation of casts.

Brian J. Cardiff

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