Issue #9996 has been updated by Mark Lorenz.


I don't see a way for me to close this, but my pull request was merged as I was authoring the bug #9996.

This can be closed now.

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Bug #9996: document File.join returns a string
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/9996#change-47455

* Author: Mark Lorenz
* Status: Open
* Priority: Normal
* Assignee: Eric Hodel
* Category: doc
* Target version: 
* ruby -v: ruby 1.9.3p484  and 2.1.1
* Backport: 2.0.0: UNKNOWN, 2.1: UNKNOWN
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Duplicates: https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/646

The documented return from `File.join` is `path`.  This patch changes it
to `string` to avoid confusion with `Pathname#join`, which returns a
`Pathname` object.

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0001-document-File.join-returns-a-string.patch (811 Bytes)


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