On Jun 29, 2010, at 14:20 , Tony Arcieri wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 29, 2010 at 11:50 AM, Doug Jolley <ddjolley / gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Unfortunately that is precisely my case and that is precisely what I was
>> trying to avoid.  (And, unfortunately, I don't have any control over the
>> target code.)
> 
> It's Ruby.  You can always patch or alias_method_chain the target code if
> you're willing to bear some slight brittleness.

That is EXACTLY what I was coming back to say... Tony beat me to it.