[squeak-dev] Incorrect class comment for FileStream

David T. Lewis lewis at mail.msen.com
Mon Mar 24 17:27:42 UTC 2008

On Mon, Mar 24, 2008 at 02:58:36PM +0100, Katerina Barone-Adesi wrote:
> Using Squeak 3.10, the FileStream comment contains the following:  "To
> use the file system for most applications, you typically create a
> FileStream. This is done by sending a message to a FileDirectory
> (file:, oldFile:, newFile:, rename:newName:) which creates an instance
> of me. Accesses to the file are then done via my instance."
> Unfortunately, the named methods don't exist.   I'm using
> FileDirectory new fileNamed: rather than file:, and it appears to work
> and have the intention I'd expect FileDirectory file: to have from the
> above comment.
> Is this list the right place to report problems like this, and if not,
> where should they be reported?


This is the right list for discussing bugs. There is also a bug reporting
system for Squeak at http://bugs.squeak.org/main_page.php, so it is
good if you can make the bug report there also.


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