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From Jochen Theodorou <>
Subject Re: chdir() implementation requested in groovy, just like jruby
Date Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:35:57 GMT
Am 06.07.2015 06:07, schrieb Owen Rubel:
> And chdir() in Ruby IS only for 'working directory' (read
> documentation). It does not affect changing directory for other
> contexts. And thus this variable IS stored so that the applicaton is
> aware of 'current working directory'
> In Java/Groovy applications such as Spring/Grails, you will have a
> variety of paths(ie jar,war,catalina, application path, plugin path,
> etc). The list goes on and on. chdir() is a VERY LIMITED method and
> IMHO, not worth the time and effort for what little it provides.

if you think of using Groovy as a bash-script replacement, then it might 
be very good to have something like that.

bye blackdrag

Jochen "blackdrag" Theodorou

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