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Re: [php-49] OOP novice: this vs. self

From: Ariz J.
Sent on: Friday, March 27, 2009 10:27 AM
No offense but some of the advise would lead to "context-related
errors" (a.k.a. phantom blank error?) when followed blindly especially
when dealing with inheritance. I think Matt Zandstra said it best from
his book "PHP 5 Objects,Patterns, and Practice",

"(Chapter 3: Object Basics) ... To refer to a method in the context of
a class rather than an object we use '::' rather
than '->'  ..."

I would like to discuss the practical details of this matter on our
next meetup if members are interested.

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