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  • error.c



Public Class Methods

new(status=0) => system_exit click to toggle source

Create a new SystemExit exception with the given status.

               static VALUE
exit_initialize(argc, argv, exc)
    int argc;
    VALUE *argv;
    VALUE exc;
    if (argc > 0 && FIXNUM_P(argv[0])) {
        status = *argv++;
    rb_call_super(argc, argv);
    rb_iv_set(exc, "status", status);
    return exc;

Public Instance Methods

status => fixnum click to toggle source

Return the status value associated with this system exit.

               static VALUE
    VALUE exc;
    return rb_attr_get(exc, rb_intern("status"));
success? => true or false click to toggle source

Returns true if exiting successful, false if not.

               static VALUE
    VALUE exc;
    VALUE status = rb_attr_get(exc, rb_intern("status"));
    if (NIL_P(status)) return Qtrue;
    if (status == INT2FIX(EXIT_SUCCESS)) return Qtrue;
    return Qfalse;

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