I’m a ruby noop trying his first steps. I’d like a little advice.
What I want to make is the following.
An object Chicken
- its attribute starts as ‘egg’
- after x times sleep() it the attribute gets the value chicken
- x times sleep later the object can make a call to make a new
instance of chicken (creating another egg)
I could make a method to change the attribute and call this from my
In other words my sleep method would be in my main program and call
the objects method.
I was wondering if it would be possible to keep the sleep in the
(Since I was planning on creating some other animals as well, each
with a special amount of time needed to go to the next step.)
I think it’s called threads in ruby but I’m not sure. (if it’s called
threads is this the way to handle this problem? Does it act like an