Regarding Python is scripting language or not

Bruno Desthuilliers bruno.42.desthuilliers at websiteburo.invalid
Thu Jun 18 05:09:38 EDT 2009

Asun Friere a écrit :

> OTOH the whole notion of defining OO by the use of classes
> automatically excludes from consideration prototype-based OO languages
> (eg. Self) which arguably offer a purer approach to OO than class
> centric languages.

FWIW, there's no notion of "class" in the minimal (and only commonly 
agreed AFAIK) definitions of OO:

1/ an object id defined by an id, a state and a behaviour
2/ objects communicate by sending messages to each others

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