Part Objects and Their Location - Abstract
Ole Lehrmann Madsen
Computer Science Department, Aarhus University
Ny Munkegade, DK-8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
Norwegian Computing Center
P.O. Box 114, Blindern, N-0314 Oslo 3, Norway
The notion of location of part objects is introduced, yielding a
reference to the containing object.
Combined with locally defined objects and classes (block structure),
singularly defined part objects, and references to part objects, it
is a powerful language mechanism for defining objects with different
aspects or roles.
The use of part objects for inheritance of code is also explored.
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