An interesting view on social groups and their problems

Sebastian Sastre ssastre at
Tue Nov 13 12:57:27 UTC 2007

> -----Mensaje original-----
> De: squeak-dev-bounces at 
> [mailto:squeak-dev-bounces at] En 
> nombre de Jason Johnson
> Enviado el: Sábado, 10 de Noviembre de 2007 16:23
> Para: The general-purpose Squeak developers list
> Asunto: Re: An interesting view on social groups and their problems
> > a system in particular for non-experts? That certainly was its 
> > original motivation. It also has largely failed in that 
> regard, though 
> > not necessarily so on technical reasons.
> Well, I wasn't thinking about children when I said "people 
> who should not be programming".  I was more thinking about 
> people who have been brain-washed with horrible systems for 
> decades that are either not capable or not willing to see 
> that there are better options out there then what they know.
> A child does not have this preprogramming so I would expect 
> them to be potentially good contributors.
Hi Jason, hey I would be worried about that. You just don't load packages
authored by them until they prove, by some projects and/or valuable
contributions they make, they where able to deconstruct what they have
learned wrong :)

The rest will be assist, educate, teach, help people re-learn.. did I tell
educate? That should happen anyway



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