[Nitro] xhtml builder in model?
transfire at gmail.com
Wed Sep 7 10:47:36 EDT 2005
On 9/7/05, James Britt <james_b at neurogami.com> wrote:
> TRANS wrote:
> > On 9/7/05, James Britt <james_b at neurogami.com> wrote:
> >>> class Writer
> >>> def render( model )
> >>> do_this(model.x)
> >>> do_that(model.y)
> >>> class Model
> >>> def render( writer )
> >>> writer.do_this(self.x)
> >>> writer.do_that(self.y)
> >>I don't know that I can offer a persuasive argument, but I prefer the
> > I understand. I generally do too, but we program Ruby. Now if we were
> > Lisp programmers, I have a feeling we' might have a different opinion.
> Could you you explain that? I believe my choice sticks closer to a
> "Tell, don't ask", approach, which seems pretty consistent with an OO style.
Oh, I just mean that lisp is functional (or essentially so at least)
so the writer here is in essence the funtional element, to which the
data is passed:
vs and OOP language like Ruby where the object takes precedence:
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