[Ironruby-core] IronRuby and Me
martin.smith.jr at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 21:35:50 EST 2009
Thanks guys. Appreciate the (detailed) response.
Actually, this explains quite a bit. I've run into times sporadically
where i'd be using the mangled name and it wouldn't be recognized and
had no ready explanation for it.
Is there a specific reason that two letter words arent mangled? (I
was looking in the comments of RubyUtils.cs but didn't find anything
On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 5:45 PM, Jimmy Schementi
<Jimmy.Schementi at microsoft.com> wrote:
> Expected, but also a bug. IronRuby will not provide a mangled name if the method name contains a 2-letter-word that is not in this list:
> This list is pretty arbitrary ... so "me" can probably be added to it. FYI, the code is in Merlin\Main\Languages\Ruby\Ruby\Runtime\RubyUtils.cs#TryMangleName (approx. line 298).
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: ironruby-core-bounces at rubyforge.org [mailto:ironruby-core-
>> bounces at rubyforge.org] On Behalf Of Martin Smith
>> Sent: Tuesday, November 10, 2009 4:48 PM
>> To: ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
>> Subject: [Ironruby-core] IronRuby and Me
>> Hello again (sorry for the double post),
>> We've noticed some slightly odd behavior. IronRuby, it seems, won't mangle
>> methods that have the word "Me" in them, so if I have a method:
>> UncheckMeAndMyChildren, uncheck_me_and_my_children won't work
>> but for:
>> UncheckSelfAndMyChildren, uncheck_self_and_my_children DOES work.
>> Is this a bug or the expected behavior?
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