[Clock] toNumber | Manual

[Clock] toNumber

Returns a time stamp describing the date and time represented by the clock object. On receiving this message, the Clock instance will send the message 'time' to itself and return the answer as a number. Note that you can override this behaviour by adding your own 'time' implementation.

 #build a time machine! ;)
 ⏰ on: 'format:' do: { ↲ 'beautiful moment'. }.
 ⏰ on: 'time' do: { ↲ '999'. }.

 write: ⏰, brk. #beautiful moment
 ✎ write: ⏰ toNumber, brk. #999

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