Avdi Grimm wrote:
> harshal wrote:
>> However, the place where Ruby differentiates itself from traditional
>> programming languages is - Meta-programming.
> 
> If Ruby differentiates itself it's in the form of a particularly 
> expressive syntax, or maybe in the way it brings an amalgam of different 
> language features together.  Metaprogramming itself is nothing new. 
> Heck, I used to do metaprogramming in C++.
> 
> -- 
> Avdi
> 
> 
Hell ... I've done metaprogramming in macro assembler and FORTRAN. ;)