subclassing str

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Wed Nov 10 10:52:52 CET 2010


In message <87lj52kwln.fsf.mdw at metalzone.distorted.org.uk>, Mark Wooding 
wrote:

> One option is to implement a subclass which implements the additional
> protocol.

This is why I think object orientation ruins your ability to think properly. 
For “protocol” read “function”. If you want to implement a new function, 
then implement a new function, why do you have to go through this 
“subclassing” malarkey just to do something so simple.



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