OO (was: Why is tcl broken?)

Andreas Bogk andreas at andreas.org
Mon Jun 14 03:08:00 CEST 1999


Fernando Mato Mira <matomira at iname.com> writes:

> Although Dylan never really made it into "Fernando's elegibility list"
> because
> it was not a serious contender against Scheme and CL yet, it definitely got
> banished the day the Lisp syntax was dropped. I'm still waiting for the day
> when the Dylan fans will reinstate the alternative.

This is an age-old flamewar. It just so happens that there are people
who like infix syntax and detest prefix, and then there are people who
love their parens and hate infix.

It's a matter of preferences, I happen to like infix, and I'm not
gonna change.

> But my dream is a `parenthesized Cecil'

You're obviously one of THEM :-).

Andreas

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