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Minor correction to the last code snippet.

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@@ -88,6 +88,8 @@ We can correct `asyncFake()` to be always asynchronous this way:
Let's say you are writing a library that reads from a source and emits events that contains the chunks that are read. Such a library might look like this:
+ var EventEmitter = require('events').EventEmitter;
function StreamLibrary(resourceName) {
@@ -112,8 +114,10 @@ In the above example, the listener will never get the `start` event as that even
function StreamLibrary(resourceName) {
+ var self = this;
process.nextTick(function() {
- this.emit('start');
+ self.emit('start');
// read from the file, and for every chunk read, do:
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