On Thu, Mar 20, 2008 at 12:29 PM, Robert Klemme
<shortcutter / googlemail.com> wrote:
> On 20.03.2008 11:49, Todd Benson wrote:
>  > On Thu, Mar 20, 2008 at 4:44 AM, Pat Kiatchaipipat <hb.pat87 / hotmail.com> wrote:
>  >> str= "ABCDE"
>  >>  arr = Array.new
>  >
>  > You really don't need to declare your type.  The arr = Array.new
>  > statement is unnecessary.
>
>  Sorry to be nitpicky, this is in no way a type declaration.  It is just
>  a superfluous object creation and assignment.

Okay, "the instantiation of the Array object is unnecessary".  From
some newbies, I've seen them pull this type of code practice from
fortran, pascal, c, etc... so I used the phrase "declare your type".

>
>  Kind regards
>
>         robert
>

Todd
>