[Tutor] Scope and elegance revisited
jnewton at fuelindustries.com
Wed Jan 9 22:28:33 CET 2008
Kent Johnson wrote:
>> To give you the context: my application allows you to select a skin
>> the user interface. I want to set the access path to the skin folder
>> a class variable, so that all instances of that class use images from
>> the appropriate folder. The access path will be read in from a
>> preferences file before any instances of the class are created.
> Why do you have multiple instances of the class? You might be
> in the Borg pattern:
Thanks for your suggestion.
The folder in question contains images for counters for a board game.
Each player instance will use a separate counter image, but all counter
images will be chosen from the same folder.
It looks as if the Borg pattern would make all players use the same
Or am I misunderstanding something?
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