Hi,

In message "Re: xxx_init_copy"
    on 04/02/03, Dave Thomas <dave / pragprog.com> writes:

|This is why I asked the question about dup and clone being the same. 
|Matz says that they aren't, so I'm wondering if it's OK to alias the 
|two in the documentation like this.

Difference lies in the Object#dup and Object#clone.  initialize_copy
does the additional work (both for dup and clone) for the particular
class.  I'm not sure what is the best way to document this.

							matz.