[squeak-dev] Re: [Vm-dev] Re: [Pharo-project] About ~= and ~~

Colin Putney colin at wiresong.com
Wed Oct 12 20:28:40 UTC 2011

On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 1:20 PM, Eliot Miranda <eliot.miranda at gmail.com> wrote:

> But why, if it doesn't express intent directly?  It's cognitively more difficult.  You have to negate to get the intent.

<shrug> to me it's not cognitively more difficult. You have to negate
either way, either "not identical" or "if false". I just prefer the
negation to be explicit in the big "ifFalse:" rather than implied by
the implementation of #~~.


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