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From C├ędric Champeau <>
Subject Re: Expando as a Trait?
Date Fri, 18 Mar 2016 16:03:49 GMT
I think what you are suggesting is close to this example in the docs:

Am I right?

2016-03-18 16:51 GMT+01:00 Gerald Wiltse <>:

> Expando is a pretty cool object. And if we extend it, we get it's really
> nice "behavior". Unfortunately, as extending = inheritance, thus extending
> expando precludes us from extending our true parent classes. This is why
> implementing interfaces and traits is often a better choice than
> inheriting, especially when one just wants to compose behaviors such as
> those offered by expando.
> Which leads me to ask the question: is it crazy to suggest that the body
> of Expando would actually make a good Trait?   Has this been discussed
> before?
> I'm novice so there could be obvious reasons not to do this which I'm not
> aware of.
> Gerald R. Wiltse

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