[Off] The ... of Multiple Inheritance (was: Re: [plt-scheme] Lightweight object system)

From: Grant Rettke (grettke at acm.org)
Date: Wed Sep 5 11:41:14 EDT 2007

On 9/5/07, Erich Rast <erich at snafu.de> wrote:
> I've always wondered why so many people are opposed to multiple inheritance. To
> me, it looks quite useful.

It depends more on your development philosophy. If you want to do
OOAD, and use the (tougne in cheek) "full power of OO", MI is a way to

Eiffel deals with MI in a very simply manner, when classes occur you
can rename duplicate features and also 'select' the features that you
want to satisfy the signature for the class.

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