A Lisper asks, "Am I supposed to like Smalltalk?"
Chris Patrick Schreiner
chris.schreiner at online.no
Wed May 17 06:40:20 UTC 2006
> First of all is the environment/IDE. With Lisp/Emacs/Slime, or for
> that matter Java/Netbeans, to write method after method, you can
> just type. What I saw in Squeak was a bad combination of mousing
> and typing. You have to click in the '--all--' window of methods,
> then mouse down to the editing pane, and replace text, then save,
> then do it again for the next method. I'm sure this is a YMMV
> thing, but these mini-interruptions sure wouldn't keep me in 'flow'
> as much as just typing.
I totally agree with this though
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