Can a low-level programmer learn OOP?
bruno.42.desthuilliers at wtf.websiteburo.oops.com
Mon Jul 16 09:55:35 CEST 2007
Wayne Brehaut a écrit :
> On Sat, 14 Jul 2007 06:01:56 +0200, Bruno Desthuilliers
> <bdesth.quelquechose at free.quelquepart.fr> wrote:
>> Chris Carlen a écrit :
>>> From what I've read of OOP, I don't get it. I have also found some
>>> articles profoundly critical of OOP. I tend to relate to these articles.
> === 8< ===
>>> Hence, being a hardware designer rather than a computer scientist, I am
>>> conditioned to think like a machine. I think this is the main reason
>>> why OOP has always repelled me.
>> OTOH, OO is about machines - at least as conceveid by Alan Key, who
>> invented the term and most of the concept. According to him, each object
>> is a (simulation of) a small machine.
> Oh you young'uns, not versed in The Ancient Lore, but filled with
> self-serving propaganda from Xerox PARC, Alan Kay, and Smalltalk
> adherents everywhere!
Not feeling concerned.
(snip pro-simula/anti-Xerox propaganda).
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