[Pharo-dev] a Pharo talk from a ruby conference

David Astels dastels at icloud.com
Fri May 16 14:41:19 EDT 2014


To me, “Smalltalk” is everything. Take anything away (language, tools, image, or library) and it’s not nearly as interesting.

On May 16, 2014, at 12:04 PM, Sean P. DeNigris <sean at clipperadams.com> wrote:

> Esteban A. Maringolo wrote
>> All the previous dialects were advertised as "a new Smalltalk dialect"
>> ...
>> This time we could, at least, try to advertise it differently.
> 
> +1. I think that delaying the Smalltalk conversation a bit a la Clojure
> might be the sweet spot. A good time to mention it might be in describing
> the language, since it's obviously Smalltalk. I'll reiterate that I strongly
> feel that the language - which has always been the least interesting thing -
> should be introduced /last/, after the environment - which is the real blue
> plane idea here - and the libraries, which are of practical importance. 
> 
> 
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> Sean
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