Lex Spoon lex at
Fri Mar 17 10:57:56 UTC 2000

Marcel Weiher <marcel at> wrote:
> That makes them better factored, not more readable.  In fact, my  
> point is that as the fragments get smaller, readability suffers,  
> possibly to the point of utter incomprehension.  This is certainly a  
> problem in a lot of OO code (one I've been dealing with myself) and  
> some early case studies in AOP use point this out as a major problem  
> as well.  IIRC, the problem was very significant, to the point of  
> making the whole scheme unusable.

Do you remember where you saw these studies?  It sounds quite


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