Hi,

In message "Re: bug in require?"
    on Fri, 16 Sep 2005 20:56:38 +0900, Han Holl <han.holl / gmail.com> writes:

|Yes, that's answering where it happens.
|Remains the question why.

It was the easiest way to check if a file is loadable (i.e. a file
exists and has proper permissions).  Maybe it's possible to replace it
with access(3).

							matz.