Monday, October 29, 2012

Breaking Change: More methods turn to getters

The Dart libraries continue to evolve, with a new round of methods turning into getters. Florian Loitsch posted this notice to the Dart mailing list:

As of r14094 Map.getKeys() has been changed to Map.keys, Map.getValues() to Map.values, and Match.start()/end()/groupCount() have been made getters.


Examples:
myMap.getKeys() is now myMap.keys.
myRegExp.firstMatch("foo").start() is now myRegExp.firstMatch("foo").start.

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