groovy-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Jochen Theodorou <>
Subject Re: Can I force get(String) not to act like propertyMissing?
Date Sun, 25 Sep 2016 07:01:15 GMT
On 25.09.2016 01:26, Krzysztof Kowalczyk wrote:
> I have some possible workarounds in mind:
> - change design - so there is no need to call upper scope
> - resolve delegate only and create a @Delegate so I have complete control
> over methods in scope - so, so
> - override getProperty - feels wrong
> - put null in genericGetMethod in meta class for the owner -  I guess there
> is a special ring in hell for people who do things like that

get(String) is part of the MOP, there is not really a way to avoid it. 
Unless you want to change the meta class - you mentioned hell already, 
didntĀ“t you? ;)

Can`t you work around it using get(Charsequence)?

> On the other hand I would like to have is resolution strategy that goes like
> that:
> - check for real methods in delegate
> - check for real methods in owner
> - check for dynamic methods in delegate
> - check for dynamic methods in owner
> As far as I understand there is no such thing now, right ?

what do you put in the category "dynanic methods"?

bye Jochen

View raw message