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JDK-4032604 : Copy method in class java.io.File

Details
Type:
Enhancement
Submit Date:
1997-02-14
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2001-11-21
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2001-11-21
Component:
core-libs
OS:
windows_nt
Sub-Component:
java.io
CPU:
x86
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Won't Fix
Affected Versions:
1.1
Fixed Versions:

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Name: mc57594			Date: 02/14/97


File a_file = new File("c:/temp/file.txt");
File copy_of_file = a_file.copy("c:/temp/copy.txt");
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Name: mc57594			Date: 02/14/97



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2004-06-11
EVALUATION

Huh?  Since when does the File class have a copy method?


It doesn't, and we have no plans to add such a method because (1) You can easily
do this yourself, and (2) Its behavior would vary widely across platforms.

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