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From __matthewHawthorne <>
Subject Re: [lang] SystemUtils.JAVA_IO_TMPDIR
Date Tue, 30 Dec 2003 17:56:42 GMT
Gary Gregory wrote:
> Note that the current implementation already does some of this catch and set
> to null business WRT SecurityExpections. 

Ah, I didn't realize this.  Perhaps it isn't a big deal then -- although 
I think that providing the constants in this way, although convenient, 
circumvents some exception mechanisms which provide more explicit error 

My point is, if something goes wrong, you'll get a NullPointerException 
and have to look at System.err to see what happened.  I don't prefer 
this, but perhaps others do.

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