[Pharo-project] Optimisation / Simplification ...

James Ladd james_ladd at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 9 19:52:41 EST 2012

While implementing Redline Smalltalk it occurred to me that methods and blocks 
are the same things, making the use of blocks to represent methods a possible
optimisation or simplification to the internal of any Smalltalk implementation.

For example, 

at: key put: value
  <statements here>

Is not that different to:

at:put: [ :key :value | <statements here> ]

Just saying.
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