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Class Methods

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The "method" keyword can be used to create methods for the class.

tutorial/classes/point_03.p6

use v6;

class Point {
    has $.x is rw;
    has $.y is rw;
    
    method reset {
        $.x = 0;
        $.y = 0;
    }
};

my $a = Point.new(x => 23, y => 42);

say $a.x;  # 23

$a.reset;

say $a.x;  # 0


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Published on 2012-01-01


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