[Pharo-dev] Smalltalk = strongly typed

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Fri Aug 2 09:40:49 EDT 2013


On 2 August 2013 15:27, Milan Mimica <milan.mimica at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 2 August 2013 06:03, <btc at openinworld.com> wrote:
>>
>>
>> "A strongly typed language prevents any operation on the wrong type of
>> data. In weakly typed languages there are ways to escape this restriction:
>> type conversions"
>>
>> meaning that getting a MNU is a form of Strong Typing since you can't make
>> a Smalltalk object run a method that is not its own.
>
>
> How is that preventing?
>
by implementation?

Otherwise if it not preventing, then it will be 'weak typed'.

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