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task #10362: Match OSX behaviors where NSError is used

Submitted by:  Richard Frith-Macdonald <CaS>
Submitted on:  Mon May 3 09:08:48 2010  
Category: FoundationShould Start On: Mon May 3 00:00:00 2010
Should be Finished on: Fri Dec 3 00:00:00 2010Priority: 5 - Normal
Status: NonePrivacy: Public
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Open/Closed: OpenEffort: 0.00

Mon May 3 09:08:48 2010, original submission:

OSX has added the NSError class and is increasingly adding methods which use this instead of producing exceptions. The GNUstep code largely leaves NSError return values unpopulated or minimally populated.

We need to go through the methods which use NSError, and ensure that at least the most common problems cause an NSError to be returned which matches the behavior on OSX.

It would be good to provide testcases for the testsuite at the same time.

Difficulty level of this is quite low ... suitable for newcomers to the project I'd think.

Richard Frith-Macdonald <CaS>
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