On 5/17/05, Autrijus Tang <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Imagine: > > pugs> '1.28' * '2.56' > 3.2768 > > What is (or should be) going on here here? > ... >  something else?
I still don't quite have a handle on the object system. Maybe: subtype Num of Str where /^ <number> $/; ? Maybe s/Num/NumLike/ or something? Anyway, that's how I think of it at least: not that a Str is converted into a Num, but rather that certain Strs are Nums. Luke