Role

In object-oriented programming languages, a mixin is a class that provides a certain functionality to be inherited by a subclass, but is not meant to stand alone. Inheriting from a mixin is not a form of specialization but is rather a means to collect functionality.

-- Mixin, Wikipedia

Examples

  • Module (Ruby)

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Topic revision: r1 - 11 May 2009, RichMorin

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