[Newbies] Re: closing WriteStream?

Jerome Peace peace_the_dreamer at yahoo.com
Wed Nov 26 03:09:39 UTC 2008

[Newbies] closing WriteStream?


>Mr. Timothy C. Johnson tjohnson at iwu.edu 
>Wed Nov 26 01:10:46 UTC 2008 
>Do I need to worry about closing a WriteStream?  Currently I am working 
>like this:
>buildStatementFor: anObject
>| statement |
>statement := String new writeStream.
>statement nextPutAll: 'bla bla bla'.
>^ statement contents.
>] ensure: statement close
>... is that not needed?

Look at #streamContents: (and its 300+ senders) for
 a really popular way of doing what you want.

Yours in curiosity and service, --Jerome Peace


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