[Newbies] Delegates, aliases, or ? How to deal with (avoiding)
Charles D Hixson
charleshixsn at earthlink.net
Thu May 11 05:59:05 UTC 2006
Todd Blanchard wrote:
> One other suggestion that might work - create a category for your
> methods right on FloatArray. Put them in a category *projectname.
> You should probably read up on PackageInfo to understand how naming
> conventions work.
> On May 10, 2006, at 1:38 PM, Charles D Hixson wrote:
>> David Shaffer wrote:
>>> Again, I'd suggest an adapter class if you want to preserve the API of
>>> your C++ classes in your Smalltalk code.
>>> Hope this helps...
>> Well, that's where I want to start. Presumably in the course of the
>> translation I'll get a better idea of what the thing is doing, and
>> possibly then I'll refactor. (I started off using the adaptor pattern,
>> but as it started getting messy, I thought I ought to check and
>> ascertain that this was, indeed, the correct approach. While writing to
>> ask about it was really the first time I had thought that subclassing
>> might be the best approach.)
Hmmm.... That sounds like something a bit too advanced for my current
state of ignorance. It's nice to know that the possibility exists, but
perhaps I'd best take things a bit more slowly.
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