[Mechanize-users] Interesting mechanize difficulty

Mat Schaffer schapht at gmail.com
Tue Sep 26 23:43:35 EDT 2006

On Sep 26, 2006, at 5:09 PM, Aaron Patterson wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 01:51:54PM -0400, Mat Schaffer wrote:
>> After looking at the code, I think a behavior decision is necesary
>> before a test case.  I can understand the reasoning for raising an
>> exception, but it would be really valuable if the page were still
>> available from the exception.  I think putting the page into the
>> ResponseCodeError would be a decent approach.  Thoughts Aaron?
>> Should I make a patch to the svn trunk?
> You are correct.  We should have access to the page after a 404 is
> returned.  I also agree that putting the page on the exception is a  
> fine
> idea.
> If you'd like to patch it, do it against the release branch:
>   svn://rubyforge.org/var/svn/mechanize/branches/RB-0.6.0
> Otherwise I will fix this error.  Thank you!

I might have some time tomorrow and I'd like to help out.  I just  
updated to 0.6.1 via gem though, so wouldn't it be better to patch  
against that?  Or are the odds considered unstable?

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