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…everyone should have a custom editor for editing their program files… An editor is so easy to write that why not? (Presentation to SVFIG [around 21:16])
That is if a small group of people got together and decided to challenge Microsoft, we could replicate their software in 1/10th of 1% of the code… But again, why destroy an industry? That is probably not a wise thing to do. (Presentation to SVFIG [around 52:10])
First the software problems were solved. It was easy to write applications, trivial to write applications. (transcript)
Turtles all the way downor in this case objects all the way down. Apparently not Logo (Logo) turtles.
[If you try to blow up a dog house by a factor of 100, it gets weaker by a factor of 100. In fact, what will happen is that the dog house will collapse. There are two choices when that happens.] The most popular one is to say,From the 1997 OOPSLA conference (thanks for the transcription!).Well, that was what we were trying to do all along,put more garbage on it, plaster it over with limestone, and say,Yes, we were really trying to do pyramids, not Gothic cathedrals.That in fact accounts for much of the structure of modern operating systems today.
|2014 Nov 15||Fix broken "Presentation to SVFIG" links|
|2014 May 11||Update licensing terms|
|2013 Aug 10||Remove mention of title-based URLs. No longer applicable|
|2012 Jan 27||link to devio.us! delete some commas.|
|2011 Apr 28||contents page is no longer automatically generated|
|2010 Dec 02||link to document trapdoor tech talk|
|2010 Nov 20||clean up|
|2010 Nov 13||rewordings|
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