On 03.01.2007 12:22, Rick Ashton wrote:
> When an object's .to_yaml method is used, class variables aren't
> recorded. This makes sense, I guess, but how can someone then serialize
> a class variable and restore it later?

You don't.  Basically a class variable belongs to the class and that's 
typically not created via some serialization mechanism (yaml, marshal) 
but through code.  Apart from that class variables have a whole bunch of 
problems of their own so you better avoid them anyway.  My 0.02 EUR...

Kind regards

	robert