[Rd] Class generator functions for reference classes
jmc at r-project.org
Sat Oct 27 23:07:34 CEST 2012
As of rev. 61035 in r-devel, setRefClass() now returns a generator
function, as setClass() has done since 2.15.0.
The convenient style is now:
mEdit <- setRefClass("mEdit",......)
xx <- mEdit(data = xMat)
xx <- mEdit$new(data = xMat)
The returned object still has fields and methods accessible as before.
See the "Value" and "Reference Class Generators" sections of
?ReferenceClasses for details.
Thanks to Romain François for suggesting this.
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