On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 8:17 PM, Tanaka Akira<akr / fsij.org> wrote:
> In article <4a8e914c6160_2100affe60043c6 / redmine.ruby-lang.org>,
>   >
>> Dir.mktmpdir exists in 1.8 HEAD and 1.8.7, and is used in the test suiteor Backport #1168, so it needs to be backported to 1.8.6 to facilitate use of the existing test suite.
>
> It is possible to copy Dir.mktmpdir to the test suite.
>
> When I needed Dir.mktmpdir for bootstraptest/runner.rb in
> 1.9 which may be run by 1.8.6, I copied it.

(*nod*)  It has been backported through the rest of the 1.8 line,
though, and only adds capability; it doesn't change any existing
functionality, so I don't see a problem with just backporting it to
1.8.6.  If I am incorrect in that analysis, please let me know.


Thank you,

Kirk Haines