How to instatiate a class of which the name is only known at runtime?

Wed Sep 10 21:48:24 CEST 2003

On Wed, Sep 10, 2003 at 09:08:18AM +0200, Max M wrote:
> Is there any reason not to use a standard factory pattern for this? It 
> is the normal approach.

Yes, because that way I would have to fiddle with the classes. I do not
want to change anything in the application, when someone adds a class to
the one I am loading.

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