Issue #4254 has been updated by nobu (Nobuyoshi Nakada).


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Seems fine.

 $ ruby -v -e 'module M; def foo; :foo;end; end; p m = M.instance_method(:foo).bind(Object.new); p m.call'
 ruby 2.1.0dev (2013-05-25 trunk 40923) [universal.x86_64-darwin11]
 #<Method: Object(M)#foo>
 :foo

Please open new ticket if needed.
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Feature #4254: Allow method transplanting
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/4254#change-39529

Author: zimbatm (Jonas Pfenniger)
Status: Closed
Priority: Normal
Assignee: matz (Yukihiro Matsumoto)
Category: core
Target version: 2.0.0


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Is there a technical reason to not allow re-binding a method from one module to any other module ?
 
  module M
    def foo; "foo"; end
  end

  module N; end
  N.send(:define_method, :foo, M.instance_method(:foo)) #=> should not raise
 
It's like monkey-patching. Powerful, dangerous, but also really useful. It could allow different variations of method_wrap or alias_method_chain that are not possible right now.
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