fetching class by name

Geoffrey Gerrietts geoff at homegain.com
Fri Feb 2 18:48:01 EST 2001


Martin von Loewis wrote:
> More explicitly: there might be more than one class with that name,
> the class might be known under a different name, or it might not be
> bound to a variable altogether:

All excellent points, the last of which is most surprising of the three
(I wouldn't have thought of that case if you hadn't pointed it out), 
and most alarming. Definitely the point that politely suggests an 
alternate implementation for the case I'm looking at.

Sometimes hard to chase away idioms of the past....

Thanks very much,

Geoff Gerrietts <geoff at homegain.com>
Software Engineer, HomeGain.com
510-655-0800 x4320 

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