Multiple dispatch again

Niki Spahiev spahievi at
Thu Jan 2 19:15:39 CET 2003

1/2/2003, 9:01:42, David Mertz wrote:

DM> I've got to thinking about multimethods/multiple dispatch lately.  I
DM> wonder if Pythonistas have some futher opinions on the use of these.
DM> Actually, part of it is that I'd -really- like to better understand use
DM> cases for multiple dispatch.  As a trick, I can see it has a certain
DM> elegance, but little rock/paper/scissors toys are not, finally,
DM> compelling.

In CAD there is intersection multimetod - line/line, line/arc,
line/bezier ...

Niki Spahiev

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