Re: Reflections of a beautiful mind... Fundamental principle: Separation of Concerns

From: David Cressey <dcressey_at_verizon.net>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 12:23:19 GMT
Message-ID: <Xq33g.189$ud.60_at_trndny03>


"Bob Badour" <bbadour_at_pei.sympatico.ca> wrote in message news:q4O2g.64664$VV4.1224434_at_ursa-nb00s0.nbnet.nb.ca...
> Returning to comp.databases.theory and the discussions here has prompted
> me to delve into the EWD archive at utexas. Like an inexhaustible jewel
> mine, the archive is full of great riches: gems reflecting a beautiful
mind.
>
> For instance, re-reading EWD 709:
> http://www.cs.utexas.edu/users/EWD/transcriptions/EWD07xx/EWD709.html

This is indeed a jewel. It's much too much for me to absorb in a single reading. I quit partway thorugh. But I've got it bookmarked to return as soon as possible. I intend to read it slowly. Received on Mon Apr 24 2006 - 14:23:19 CEST

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