Forum: Ruby Re: toplevel namespace justification

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Daniel.Berger (Guest)
on 2005-11-15 23:23
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> Subject: toplevel namespace justification
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> When is using the toplevel constant namespace justified?

Whenever you're not redefining methods for one of the core classes.

Otherwise, always use a namespace for your classes.

Regards,

Dan
ara.t.howard (Guest)
on 2005-11-15 23:35
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On Wed, 16 Nov 2005, Berger, Daniel wrote:

>
> Otherwise, always use a namespace for your classes.

indeed.

i also do

   module M
     class C
     end
   end

   module N
     C = M::C
   end

when required.

-a
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