One of the great things about open-source software is the ability to reuse handy classes written by other people. But sometimes, you find yourself using a class that doesn’t have quite enough features for what you’re trying to do. What’s the best way to deal with that sort of situation?
noticed by now. But one of its biggest problems is the design of
its standard library. There’s a lot of low-hanging fruit to complain about;
this note covers just