On Nov 30, 2004, at 8:15 PM, trans. (T. Onoma) wrote:

> On Tuesday 30 November 2004 12:07 pm, Charles Mills wrote:
> | may be useful to define inspect something like the following:
> | ###
> | def inspect()
> |    "#<#{self.class}: #{@very_important_ivar}>"
> | end
> | ###
> | Opinions may differ though...
>
> Indeed. I like the idea that #inspect produce a string that will 
> produce an
> equivalent object when passed through #eval. This already works for 
> literal
> forms like Array.
>

like:
my_instance.inspect #=> "MyClass.new(10,11,12,'ducks')"

not sure if I like that ;)

-Charlie