Need feedback on simple idea
frank at canyon-medical.com
Fri Apr 11 14:59:55 UTC 2003
Stephane Ducasse <ducasse at iam.unibe.ch> wrote:
> Did I say that we should change squeak?
In hindsight, I guess you did not.
> here is what I wrote:
> "I would like to know what you would think of the following change in
> We are really in the mood to make some change in the compiler to play
> with the idea
> for our research."
Thanks for clearing that up. I think the part of your message that
> Applicability to Squeak:
> - would break all the accessors that do something more that accessing
is what misled me.
> On Friday, April 11, 2003, at 05:12 AM, Stephen Pair wrote:
> > Frank Sergeant wrote:
> >> And, VW added name spaces and look what it achieved. VW 3.x had the
> >> refactoring browser. That was thrown away in the move to VW 5.xx
> > You're absolutely right, we should just stop changing things.
I appreciate both Stef and Stephen holding my feet to the fire when I
get things wrong. I especially appreciate Stephen's thoughtful
criticism of the points I was trying to make with the VW example,
although I fear he slightly oversimplified my position.
More information about the Squeak-dev