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[REBOL] Re: function to object?

From: jason:cunliffe:verizon at: 5-Nov-2003 18:26

Thanks for that wonderful post -- all of it ! - Jason ----- Original Message ----- From: "Joel Neely" <[joel--neely--fedex--com]> To: <[rebol-list--rebol--com]> Sent: Wednesday, November 05, 2003 5:26 PM Subject: [REBOL] Re: function to object? -- snip--
> A collegue once described to me his moment of enlightenment when a > professor had drawn on the blackboard a table showing relationships > between some functions and data structures, something like: > > |Fn0|Fn1|...|Fnx| > ---+---+---+---+---+ > DS0| * | * | | * | > ---+---+---+ +---+ > DS1| | * | | | > ---+---+---+ +---+ > ...| | > ---+---+---+ +---+ > DSy| * | | | * | > ---+---+---+---+---+ > > and then remarked offhandedly, "If you slice it vertically, you have > functional programming; if you slice it horizontally, you have object- > oriented programming."
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