On Jul 14, 2006, at 11:54 AM, Jeff Pritchard wrote:

> Hi P,
> I'm a newbie too.  I'll stick my neck out and answer here just so  
> as to
> "trick" an expert into answering.  Once they see my miserable  
> excuse for
> an answer, they will be honor bound to correct me :)
>
> ActionController::Base refers to the "Base" class of the Module
> ActionController.  So you are not "inheriting" the whole module, just
> the "Base" class of the module.  Makes sense for a Class to inherit a
> Class definition rather than a whole module's definition.
>
> best,
> jp
>
>

Everything but sentence was perfect. You can't inherit modules.

(Please avoid top posting in the future).