Re: Entity and Identity

From: Nilone <>
Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2009 07:57:36 -0700 (PDT)
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On Jul 22, 4:11 pm, Cimode <> wrote:
> Snipped> Other paradigms seem difficult and artificial, since they force one to
> > do things in a certain, logical way.  OO is an easy, slippery slide
> > into the bowels of hell.
> So what's the news?
> Object-oriented programming is an exceptionally bad idea which could
> only have originated in California.
> Edsger Dijkstra

It needs to be said, again and again and again, until OO programmers get it. Unfortunately, I'm saying it in the one group that knows it. Perhaps I should have cross-posted to comp.object ;) Received on Wed Jul 22 2009 - 16:57:36 CEST

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