News and Notifications by Version

This file lists noteworthy changes which may affect users of this project. More detailed information is available in the rest of the documentation.

NOTE: Date stamps in the following entries are in YYYY/MM/DD format.

v0.3.1 (2020/02/09)

  • Removed the rubyforge reference from the gemspec (Jordan Pickwell)

v0.3.0 (2009/04/29)

  • Fixed the rewind method to work with write-only streams
  • Fixed the read, gets, and readline methods to return partial data if they have such data but receive low level errors before reaching a stopping point
  • Renamed all private methods so that it is highly unlikely that they will be accidentally overridden
  • Eliminated warnings caused by referencing uninitialized instance variables
  • Improved the documentation for the read, gets, and readline methods

v0.2.0 (2009/03/11)

  • Added mspec tests borrowed from the rubyspec project
  • Fixed many, many defects related to IO compatibility (Mostly obscure corner cases)

v0.1.0 (2008/07/03)

  • Initial release
  • All read, write, and seek functions implemented as defined in Ruby 1.8.6
  • Most other IO methods also provided as no-ops and similar