[Pharo-users] OT - an opinion on node.js

Jimmie Houchin jlhouchin at gmail.com
Mon May 23 13:42:32 EDT 2016

Personally, I don't think it is out of line. Off topic, as you stated, 
but not out of line.

Here is the deal. The people on this mailing list form a community. We 
get to know each other in a manner. We trust and value the opinions of 
at least some of the people in this community. To me it is okay to ask 
off topic question and opinions within limits. If that were the only 
contribution to the community. The person might be more like a troll. 
You my friend are no troll. You are a regular and valued member of the 
community and deserve some liberty for off topic conversation. :)

Just one community member's opinion.

No opinion on the video (haven't watched it yet) nor node.js (never used 


On 05/23/2016 08:50 AM, Ben Coman wrote:
> On Mon, May 23, 2016 at 4:44 PM, Peter Uhnák <i.uhnak at gmail.com> wrote:
>> The video is intentionally inflammatory and I don't really see a reason why
>> we would need to either start a flame war (if there are node.js devs reading
>> it), or an echo chamber (so we all just put ourselves on the back hour great
>> our Pharo is).
>>> Never used it.
>>> I'd be interested to hear any counter opinons.
>> wtf?
> you a right. I'm embarrassed I didn't think it through.
> I apologise, it was out of line.
> -ben

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