[plt-scheme] Re: Continuations memory accumulation problem

From: Joe Marshall (jmarshall at alum.mit.edu)
Date: Wed Mar 17 12:12:11 EDT 2010

On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 8:32 AM, Anthony Cowley <acowley at seas.upenn.edu> wrote:
> What I meant was that OO code that is
> designed to be transliterated into a functional style is often awkward
> and unidiomatic. I'm just asking that the OO simulator be done
> honestly, and not hindered by any plans to port it. There are lots of
> great OO simulation frameworks out there, and most don't look at all
> functional.

99% of `OO' programming is simple imperative style wrapped up
with a nice bow.  Instead of 100 global variables, you have 100
private variables, each encapsulated in its own global instance.
(And a few global manager objects, `provider' objects, and magic
`injection' protocols....)


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