Issue #10217 has been reported by Dominic Sisneros.

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Feature #10217: Dir constructor similar to Pathname constructor
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/10217

* Author: Dominic Sisneros
* Status: Open
* Priority: Normal
* Assignee: 
* Category: 
* Target version: Ruby 2.1.0
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Make Dir(path) an alias for Dir.new(path)


Dir('.').entries
Dir('test').each do |entry|

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