String is open and dynamic!

Lars T Hansen lth at
Thu Sep 27 06:58:55 PDT 2007

You can subclass "String" but not "string", and the latter is not a
subclass of the former, which is just a container class.  So I might
not open the Champagne quite yet, if I were you.


On 9/27/07, P T Withington <ptw at> wrote:
> I was just about to ask if I would be able to subclass String in es4,
> and I find I can!  Hurray!
> (Because the OpenLaszlo debugger creates 'annotated' strings with its
> printf method that remember the objects associated with each string
> representation.  I have to kludge this in es3 because these annotated
> strings are not instances of String...)
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