[mercury-users] Documentation for io module.

Julien Fischer juliensf at csse.unimelb.edu.au
Wed Jul 11 20:40:27 AEST 2007

On Wed, 11 Jul 2007, Bartlomiej Szymczak wrote:

> Hi.
> I think that the documentation for io module is lacking some vital 
> information.
> I've just spent some time debugging my code, as I didn't know what
> could be a possible problem. It turned out that io.read_line_as_string
> is actually returning the line together with the newline character,
> which came as a big surprise to me.
> I think this fact should be reflected in the documentation, especially
> that other languages I've been using don't leave the newline in the
> result, which is usually much more convenient.

It is documented in the library reference manual for the current rotd,
just not in the 0.13 documentation.

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