Hello Kent,

Tuesday, December 17, 2002, 11:25:00 AM, you wrote:

>> I'm not sure why -- they don't do anything different in the standard
>> classes.  The Pickaxe book says they might do something different in
>> derived classes, but stops short of suggesting a practice (e.g. clone
>> does deep copy and dup does shallow copy).

anyone can tell why ruby don't have deep copy routine in standard distribution?

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