Refinements.

Brendan Eich brendan at mozilla.com
Mon Oct 21 08:43:50 PDT 2013


Which were inspired by the classbox work that built on Smalltalk classes.

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On Oct 21, 2013, at 8:29 AM, Erik Arvidsson <erik.arvidsson at gmail.com> wrote:

> When we proposed scoped object extensions we looked at Ruby's refinements.
> 
> On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 11:25 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 8:19 AM, Rick Waldron <waldron.rick at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 9:16 AM, Erik Arvidsson <erik.arvidsson at gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>> There is another thread covering this exact topic at the moment. See
>>>> "Scoped binding of a method to an object".
>>> 
>>> Can you clarify the overlap? Thanks!
>> 
>> The overlap appears to be 100% - they're the exact same concept.  It's
>> just different words for "add something to this object within this
>> context, but not outside".
>> 
>> ~TJ
> 
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