On Mon, 2006-01-02 at 00:53 +0900, ts wrote:
> >>>>> "J" == Jonathan Leighton <lists / turnipspatch.com> writes:
> 
> J> Thanks for the reply. Forgive me, but I don't understand what the point
> J> is in your example? Or why initialize is returned by
> J> private_instance_methods() but not protected_instance_methods()? Could
> J> you elaborate a bit please?
> 
>  #initialize (like #initialize_copy) is *always* a private method. Even if
>   you try to define it as public or protected, ruby will make it a private
>   method. 

Ah, okay, thanks.

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