On Mon, 19 Aug 2002 18:20:14 GMT, Joel VanderWerf
<vjoel / PATH.Berkeley.EDU> wrote:

>Thaddeus L. Olczyk wrote:
>
>> BTW I did not say it takes half an hour to start Ruby. I said it can
>> take half an hour to start Ruby and get to the point where I left off.
>> ( Or to the last bug I fixed. )
>
>This in itself doesn't convince me you need a core. If you keep program 
>state in persistable objects, you can just dump them. Of course if you 
>use singletons or dynamically generated procs, you will have some 
>difficulty....
And you think persistance is instantaneous?