Is there a way to specify a superclass at runtime?

Rhodri James rhodri at wildebst.demon.co.uk
Wed Oct 7 02:23:01 CEST 2009


On Mon, 05 Oct 2009 14:49:42 +0100, Chris Colbert <sccolbert at gmail.com>  
wrote:

> I dont think so, because that would require logic outside of the
> controller class to determine which controller to instantiate.
>
> My whole purpose for Controller is to encapsulate this logic.
>
> So, if the data should be simulated, then i just need to pass
> -simulate True as a command line argument, and the controller takes
> care of it...

I almost hate to point it out, but that command line argument is
"logic outside of the controller class to determine which controller
to instantiate."  It's also a darn sight easier to code.

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Rhodri James *-* Wildebeest Herder to the Masses



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