On 6/15/06, Yukihiro M. firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
|Thankfully all the important ones (except #dup
|and #clone) start with either ‘__’ or ‘instance_’ (eg. send). But
|#funcall will add another exception. It would be nicer to see a
|consistant pattern in the naming of these meta-methods.
Good point. We will have funcall as well. Thank you.
Should we have dup and clone and class and object_id?
I am already using #send in preference to #send when I need the
functionality, but it would be nice to know that for those methods we
literally cannot get along without … we have access to without