Try this:
my_method(x = 1, y = 1)
  x + y
end

Warmest Regards,

Victor H. Goff III


On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 11:01 PM, Jason Lillywhite <
jason.lillywhite / gmail.com> wrote:

> I've used methods before that work with or without arguments. I've tried
> to figure it out but can't get to the bottom of it. Could someone give
> me a hint how you would go about creating a method that works for either
> of these cases?
>
> mymethod(x, y)
>  x + y
> end
>
> Then somehow get this to work without the (x, y) arguments...? What I
> want is to have a method that can do something on default if no
> arguments are spec'd or I can refine what it does by adding arguments.
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