Hello William,

Monday, September 30, 2002, 10:57:32 PM, you wrote:

WDT> Hal E. Fulton <hal9000 / hypermetrics.com> wrote:
>> I *do* like to keep the discussion of changing
>> Ruby down to less than 50% of the message traffic.
>> Ruby is very powerful as-is. I prefer to spend
>> time using tools to build, as opposed to worrying
>> about the exact color and texture of the hand-grip
>> on the hammer. But that is a bad analogy, as I am
>> very interested in theory and in language design.
>> I've pulled a muscle or something and my shoulder
>> hurts like the devil. I should just be quiet now.

i can't understand how this two topics (ways to improve ruby and
language design theory) can be separated. may be we will use russian
ruletka to select changes for ruby? :)


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