Python 1.6 The balanced language

Neil Schemenauer nascheme at
Fri Sep 1 04:27:16 CEST 2000

Darren New <dnew at> wrote:
>Alan Kay argues that garbage collection is necessary as well. Which makes
>sense, since otherwise you have to know the implementation of the class to
>know when it's safe to collect some reference you passed to the class

I agree.  C++ is not object oriented.  :)

Neil Schemenauer <nas at>

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