Randal L. Schwartz
merlyn at stonehenge.com
Wed Mar 10 05:01:10 UTC 2010
>>>>> "keith" == keith <keith_hodges at yahoo.co.uk> writes:
keith> Is new a reserved word?
keith> it doesn't appear to make a very good variable name (in cuis) , things go out
keith> of scope, but I wondered why?
new as an instance var? Or #new as an accessor to an instance var
There shouldn't be any problem at all with new as an instance var.
Just don't create the same-named accessors, because they have a *lot*
Randal L. Schwartz - Stonehenge Consulting Services, Inc. - +1 503 777 0095
<merlyn at stonehenge.com> <URL:http://www.stonehenge.com/merlyn/>
Smalltalk/Perl/Unix consulting, Technical writing, Comedy, etc. etc.
See http://methodsandmessages.vox.com/ for Smalltalk and Seaside discussion
More information about the Squeak-dev