On Sun, Nov 23, 2008 at 4:45 PM, Matthew Madson <merlin009_50 / yahoo.com> wrote:
> Can anyone explain exactly what happens when the interpreter interprets
> attr_reader and its kin?
>
> E.G. where is the method located (in which module, class) and what does
> it do with the symbols in order to expand the method call into an
> instance method of the calling class object?

http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/ruby-talk/241709

HTH
Michael Guterl