Smalltalk: Requiem or Resurgence? {Dr. Dobb's Journal(05/06/06) Chan, Jeremy}

Ramon Leon rleon at
Wed May 10 23:03:52 UTC 2006

> But I'm also not sure it *needs* to 
> be. There's no real harm in using a language viewed as 
> outside the mainstream as long as there's a loyal base of 
> users enhancing, extending and supporting it, is there? We 
> don't need Corporate America to adopt Squeak and then try to 
> fence it in, standardize it, confine it, define it, package 
> it and market it. For those who use it to create viable 
> solutions to problems they or their customers face, it's a 
> secret weapon. It's a WMD - Weapon of 'Mazing Development!
> :-)
> Dan

Couldn't have said it better myself.

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