Re[2]: SmallTalk names (was "typefaces")

Subject: Re[2]: SmallTalk names (was "typefaces")
From: Susan Gallagher <Susan_Gallagher_at_Enfin-SD -at- RELAY -dot- PROTEON -dot- COM>
Date: Mon, 8 Nov 1993 12:00:00 EST

Reply-To: Fred M Jacobson <fred -at- BOOLE -dot- COM>

>Now wait a second! Are you claiming that SmallTalk programs contain
>no spaces?

No, only that there are d**n few of them.

>Yes, SmallTalk names are often constructed this way, but this is
>also a common style in other programming languages. Even readers of
>this list who don't read programs see it in trademarks such as
>FrameMaker, PostScript, and WordPerfect. Did SmallTalk start this

Probably not, but they certainly took it to the extreme!

Sue Gallagher |
Sr. Technical Writer | "Updating a manual
Easel Corporation | is like changing tires
Enfin Technology Lab | on a moving car."
San Diego, CA | -- Edmond Weiss
Susan_Gallagher_at_Enfin-SD -at- relay -dot- proteon -dot- com |

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