Kent Dahl wrote:
> I will probably succumb to using the terser ||= with class variables
> myself over time, but I have already learned the pitfall. Don't know
> about nubies, as YMMV.

.... of course, every Ruby Nuby should run with -w, which would warn
about this. Now, if only I could get into the habit of doing the same.
:-)

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