[Alug] ALUG Library ...
markj at cloaked.freeserve.co.uk
Sun May 6 01:22:10 BST 2001
David Freeman <david_freeman at rocketmail.com> writes:
> Very True, but what method would you suggest instead of a clutch?
Continuously Varying Ratios, what else? People don't like them
because they don't sound or behave like a "conventional" car, though.
> Personally I think OO is very sensible, but everything needs to be OO,
> which Java and C++ aren't. Small talk I believe is the closest thing we
> have to a true OO langauge. [...]
Now this is why Ruby is attracting many compliments: everything is an
object, so it is said. _Everything_. And it's been like that since
the start. Anyone able to debunk those claims for me? ;-)
> BBC basic was good for the reasons above, but bad cos it used goto's
BBC BASIC *had* GOTO, but didn't *USE* it on its own ;-)
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