bug in java.io.StreamTokenizer.nextToken

Brian Burton brian at burton-computer.com
Wed Jul 15 12:28:02 PDT 1998

Brian Burton wrote:
> StreamTokenizer in kaffe 1.0.b1 is broken.  Specifically, the JDK 1.1.5
> javadoc says that when a quoted string is encountered, nextToken() will
> return (and set ttype to) the string delimiter.  But StreamTokenizer
> sets ttype to TT_WORD.  The fix is trivial.

In fact, here is the fix.

diff -r1.1 StreamTokenizer.java
>               ttype = chr;
<               ttype = TT_WORD;

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