[Gambas-user] Cloning instances of a class to make an exact copy
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Sat Jul 23 15:28:04 CEST 2011
> Assume I have an instance of class myclass dimed as 'myclass1'
> and I want to clone all the data to NEW myclass2
> The syntax may be something like:
> myclass2 = NEW myclass 'create instance
> myclass2.clone(myclass1) 'clone/copy
> I do realize that:
> myclass2 = myclass2 only assigns a second pointer to the same single
> I am assuming that there is no copy/clone of an instance to another
> to make an exact replica copy, not just pointers to objects
> In the mean time, I'll start writing a copy/clone sub
Doing a deep copy in a standard way is impossible, so you have to implement
your Clone() or Copy() method yourself.
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