[REBOL] Re: Rebol Framework suggestion
From: lmecir::mbox::vol::cz at: 11-Sep-2001 22:52
> > Usually in OOP, the Class defines the methods and properties of an
> > object and the objects will implements their own properties based on
> > the class...
> Not always. What you define above is class based OOP. There is also
generic function based oop as used by languages like Common Lisp and Dylan.
Warning, longish discussion on differences between the different ways of
doing OOP below.
I tried to experiment with both possibilities in Rebol, but the Generic
Function Based OOP seemed more promising for Rebol, although a little bit
more complicated to implement. Added the %methods.r (the class-based OOP
experiment) to my Rebsite. It is more than a year old, don't know if it
could be used for anything serious,...