Issue #6180 has been updated by drbrain (Eric Hodel).


Why do you need to convert objects to boolean values?
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Feature #6180: to_b for converting objects to a boolean value
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/6180#change-24984

Author: AaronLasseigne (Aaron Lasseigne)
Status: Open
Priority: Normal
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When a boolean return value is required it has become common practice is to use "!!" to convert the object. It would be more consistent to provide a "to_b" method on Object.


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