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Re: making an object from class structure?
Pavel A. Romashkin (firstname.lastname@example.org) writes:
> I guess I am still a little confused.
Pavel, he is making his *own* save files. :-)
> If you are going to manually fill in values into future object's fields,
> why not get its definition from SAV and then use OBJ_NEW and SETPROPERTY
> to make a reference and fill it with data?
For the simple reason that the SETPROPERTY method doesn't
(in my experience, *ever*) allow you to set all the fields
of the object.
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