On Wed, 25 Jun 2003 12:28:29 +0000, Martin DeMello wrote:

> Simon Strandgaard <0bz63fz3m1qt3001 / sneakemail.com> wrote:
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> 
> However, the terms 'parent' and 'child' refer to classes, whereas @value
> is an instance variable. You're modifying an object of class B, which
> contains an attribute @value that B just happens to have inherited from
> its superclass, A. The values of instance variables are part of the
> object, not the class.

Yes.. I found out it works like that.  What I want is know: Is it possible
to make A#value private, so that it appears to be readonly within B ??

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Simon Strandgaard