On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 10:10 AM, Rick DeNatale <rick.denatale / gmail.com>wrote:

> On Wed, Jun 16, 2010 at 5:29 PM, Josh Cheek <josh.cheek / gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm curious whether his opinion is the same for Ruby as it is for
> Smalltalk.
>
> I asked him and got the answer I expected:
>
> "i don't see how the forces are any different in Ruby. e.g. C#'s
> properties makes the question moot because there's not cost to ind
> ref"
>
> I do think, and responded to him that there were subtle differences in
> the forces, like the use of the @ sigil to mark a direct iv access,
> but it was pretty much a wash.
>
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>
Interesting! I'm a little surprised, but I already made my case :) Thanks
for asking for me.