The Prototype Pattern

  • Adam Freeman
Chapter

Abstract

In this chapter I describe the prototype pattern, in which you create new objects by copying an existing object, known as the prototype. The prototype itself is created using a template, as described in Chapter 4, but subsequent instances are clones. Table 5-1 puts the prototype pattern in context.

Keywords

Base Class Appointment Object Reference Type Message Class Prototype Pattern 
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© Adam Freeman 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Adam Freeman
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  1. 1.ChicagoUnited States

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