Robert Klemme wrote:
> Still it might not be a good solution.  There are already reference
> types (look for Delegator, SimpleDelegator and WeakReference).  That's
> why I asked what concrete problem you are trying to solve.  It seemed to
> me that you want to transfer a concept that works good in Perl to Ruby
> where it does not fit that well.  So there might be a better solution.
>
Absolutely and I'm very open to any suggestions :)  I've just posted a 
sizable chunk of code to the forum which illustrates what I'm doing in 
the context of a different problem.  As I say in that post I'm a Ruby 
newbie and still trying to get my head around the Ruby way.

Russell

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