some small patches

Alexandre Oliva oliva at
Sun Apr 25 16:07:28 PDT 1999

On Apr 25, 1999, Archie Cobbs <archie at> wrote:

> Alexandre Oliva writes:
>> > What documentation are you looking at? This one:
>> >
>> > says to throw FileNotFoundException for the (String, String)
>> > constructor.
>> Yup, but it says that the method is *declared* to throw IOException.

> My eyes read otherwise..  are you sure you're not looking at the
> (File, String) constructor instead, which does throw IOException?

Damn!  No, I'm not sure.  In fact, I was looking at the wrong
constructor :-(

Sometimes I wish Java did not support method/constructor overloading

Will you please install this missing part of Aaron's patch?

Sorry about all the trouble :-(

Alexandre Oliva IC-Unicamp, Bra[sz]il
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