Koen van der Drift
kvddrift at earthlink.net
Mon Mar 28 06:38:51 EST 2005
On Mar 28, 2005, at 2:53 AM, Charles PARNOT wrote:
> At 8:01 AM -0500 3/26/05, Koen van der Drift wrote:
> On Mar 26, 2005, at 3:11 AM, Charles PARNOT wrote:
> Another option is to have a 'mutableSymbolArray' and 'symbolArray'
> I like the mutableSymbolArray (or maybe mutableSymbolArrayCopy)
> method. That should indeed return a new instance with which the the
> user can do what she want. The symbolArray should just return a
> pointer as it is right now (I already changed that in CVS).
> - Koen.
> I did not see the change (did you commit?) so I made it while I was
> working on the final integration of sequence classes with symbol sets.
> I was not sure where to change the call to symbolArray into
> mutableSymbolArray, so that 'Peptides' runs fast?
> NB: here are the methods
> - (NSMutableArray *)mutableSymbolArray
> return symbolArray;
> - (NSArray *)symbolArray
> return [[symbolArray copy] autorelease];
I think you switched them around. IMO it should be as follows:
- (NSMutableArray *)mutableSymbolArray
return [[symbolArray mutableCopy] autorelease]; // do we need an
- (NSArray *)symbolArray
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