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Raised when there is an attempt to modify a frozen object.

[1, 2, 3].freeze << 4

raises the exception:

FrozenError: can't modify frozen Array

Public Class Methods

new(msg=nil, receiver=nil) → name_error click to toggle source

Construct a new FrozenError exception. If given the receiver parameter may subsequently be examined using the #receiver method.

a = [].freeze
raise"can't modify frozen array", a)
               static VALUE
frozen_err_initialize(int argc, VALUE *argv, VALUE self)
    VALUE mesg, recv;

    argc = rb_scan_args(argc, argv, "02", &mesg, &recv);
    if (argc > 1) {
        rb_ivar_set(self, id_recv, recv);
    rb_call_super(argc, argv);
    return self;

Public Instance Methods

receiver → object click to toggle source

Return the receiver associated with this NameError exception.

               static VALUE
name_err_receiver(VALUE self)
    VALUE *ptr, recv, mesg;

    recv = rb_ivar_lookup(self, id_recv, Qundef);
    if (recv != Qundef) return recv;

    mesg = rb_attr_get(self, id_mesg);
    if (!rb_typeddata_is_kind_of(mesg, &name_err_mesg_data_type)) {
        rb_raise(rb_eArgError, "no receiver is available");
    ptr = DATA_PTR(mesg);
    return ptr[NAME_ERR_MESG__RECV];