On Tue, May 01, 2001 at 10:20:23AM +0900, Yukihiro Matsumoto wrote:
> |Can I derive Classes from Classes defined in a c-extension of ruby (such as
> |the mysql - library)?
> 
> Not all c-extensions call "initialize" from their "new" method.  This
> style is relatively new, so that many extensions are in transition.

Hi

If the c-extension does not call initialize from their "new" method, would
it be possible to overcome this without changing the extension by
overloading the "new" method in my derived class instead of overloading the
"initialize" method?

greetings, Florian Pflug