[Ironruby-core] FW: Code Review: G19.Final

Orion Edwards orion.edwards at gmail.com
Mon Aug 16 23:01:04 EDT 2010


Nice work! Thanks Tomas

On Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 1:42 PM, Tomas Matousek <
Tomas.Matousek at microsoft.com> wrote:

> This change might break apps that already worked with IronRuby v1.0 or
> v1.1. The reason might be:
> - IronRuby is now using 1.9.1 standard libraries, which might depend on 1.9
> features that are not yet implemented in IronRuby or are implemented
> incorrectly.
> or
> - the app uses 1.8 specific feature that is no longer supported in 1.9
> (might be a grammar change or change in runtime behavior).
>
> If you need a stable IronRuby build that is compatible with 1.8.6 please
> use IronRuby v1.0 or v1.1 released in July. IronRuby v1.1 isn't as stable as
> v1.0 but is still compatible with 1.8.6.
>
> And as usual, contributions are welcome. Should you find a missing 1.9
> feature don't hesitate, implement it and submit a patch!
>
> Tomas
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tomas Matousek
> Sent: Monday, August 16, 2010 6:16 PM
> To: IronRuby External Code Reviewers
> Cc: ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
> Subject: Code Review: G19.Final
>
>  tfpt review "/shelveset:G19.Final;REDMOND\tomat"
>  Comment  :
>  Implements many 1.9 features and changes:
>  -     Syntax - should now be fully compatible with 1.9.2.
>  -     Semantics - many fixes, some features still not completed:
>          o     Passing optional and block parameters to blocks
>          o     Compound parameters unpacking, e.g. def foo((a, b), c); end
>  -     Various small changes in libraries.
>
>  Removes version command line switches (-1.9, -1.8). The only supported MRI
> version is 1.9 from now on. I've kept RubyCompatibility enum for now, but it
> should be removed along with all 1.8 specific features.
>  Since we are still missing a lot of 1.9 features many failing tests and
> specs needs to be disabled for now (including Rails, Rubygems, and Rack).
>
> Tomas
>
> _______________________________________________
> Ironruby-core mailing list
> Ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
> http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/ironruby-core
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://rubyforge.org/pipermail/ironruby-core/attachments/20100817/be034d0c/attachment.html>


More information about the Ironruby-core mailing list