On Sat, 08 Feb 2003 09:16:32 +0900, Jonas Hoffmann wrote:

> Am Samstag, 8. Februar 2003 00:46 schrieb Daniel Carrera:
>> On Sat, Feb 08, 2003 at 08:44:04AM +0900, Mark Slagell wrote:
>> > >>>Math.PI
>> >
>> > Math::PI
>>
>> Oh.
>> What's the difference between '.' and '::' ?
>> I thought they were just alternate syntaxes.
> 
> I think for Methodcalls there is no different but PI is not a Method it is a 
> Constant.
> 
> mfg.
> Jonas

I think I remember reading on this n.g. that :: for method calls is a
deprecated crutch for unrepentent C++ coders.

But I could be wrong.