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2002-09-16 12:41:21 by Johan Sundström <>

Added some info on global, Parser.RCS and some form of name for named scope accesses.

Rev: CHANGES:1.4

30:    Added an optional level argument to this_object(). *FIXME: Do we    really want this documented?*    + o global. +  All top level modules (and other identifiers in that scope) can now +  also be accessed with a "global." prefix. This is useful in cases where +  local identifiers overshadow the top level, for instance in the Image +  module, where the Image.Image class would occasionally block your view.      o this    Added a magic identifier "this" that can be used instead of
49:      o ::_indices ::_values    - o Sooo.... This would be what? + o access mechanism for named scopes    Include the names of the surrounding classes themselves in the lookup for    Foo::, to make it possible to adress hidden variables in the scopes of    surrounding classes, e.g:
98:   o Parser.Python      o Parser.RCS +  Extracts data from RCS or CVS repositories.    -  +    o XML.NSTree      o HTTP.Server