Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology

Subject: Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology
From: Beth Agnew <beth -dot- agnew -at- senecac -dot- on -dot- ca>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2008 18:02:43 -0400

I confess to being one of those writers who sought alternatives to
saying "when you kill the parent, the child dies". It may correctly
describe what happens to a spawned process, but I just couldn't bring
myself to be that brutal, even for clarity. :-)

Evelyn Lee Barney wrote:
> Oh sigh -- it's been pointed out to me by a couple of you that in OOP,
> parent/child is a relationship of inheritance, and not hierarchy.
> Another bubble burst.

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Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Karen Mulholland
Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Gene Kim-Eng
RE: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Paul Hanson
Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Evelyn Lee Barney
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