Robert Dober wrote:

> Hal said "nil.empty? => true === bad idea"
> I thaught that he should have said  "nil.respond_to? :empty? === bad idea"
> (regardeless of what I think about that matter).

Yes, that is what I meant and should have said.

Of course, even then nil.empty? doesn't return true... or false...
it raises an exception.  ;)

So it's still true to say that it doesn't return true.

This is like the Zen master asking the novice when the fire went out,
did it go to the east, west, north, or south?



Hal