[UPDATES] 52 for Squeak3.7alpha, advance to 3.7beta - problems
brent.pinkney at aircom.co.za
Thu Apr 1 10:23:34 UTC 2004
I previously reviewed both
and found them wanting becuase they remove the (speudo) nanosecond
precision of DateAndTime.
This in turn removes the key monotonic functionality where
(DateAndTime now) < (DateAndTime now)
This is key to any application that needs sorted timestamps.
I provided a version of 5839accurateDateAndTimeV2-avi as
accurateDateAndTime-brp which keeps Avi's fixes but preserves the
The only reason 5867DateTimeFactoredPrint-nk passes all the unit tests is
that is changes SchedultTest>>testMonotonicty so that is not longer tests
for strict monotonicty.
I sent an email to Ned about this yesterday. I propably should have used
It is a bit cheaky to change the specification of a kernel class like this
Fortunately if you file in accurateDateAndTime-brp and revert
ScheduleTest>>testMonotonicity to the prior version all is well.
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