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- Subject: Re: Coroutines and Go
- From: Alex Queiroz <asandroq@...>
- Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2009 16:42:07 +0000
On 11/12/09, David Kastrup <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Oh yes it has. The state of the art is C++ family which can by now not
> offer the object orientation of Smalltalk (the whole point of message
> passing was object-contained control flow, which C++ methods don't
> offer) or the generic support of Ada (while stealing part of its syntax
> and wearing it like a hat on its feet), but has less than five times
> their complexity. And yes, I know the difference between a fifth and
> five times. Now if you sacrifice C++'s performance advantage, you get
> rid of half that complexity and land with Java or C#.
Java and C# don't feel much like an improvement either.