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  Smalltalk for Everyone Else
Subject:   Re: Its a lot to get used to
Date:   2006-09-28 10:49:44
From:   whartung
Response to: Its a lot to get used to

Yes, it's the classic language vs library syndrome. For all of the simplicity, dynamism, and exploratory nature of Squeak and Smalltalk, the key is mastering not just the language, but also the class library. And the class library is quite daunting.


For someone who's used to dealing with files filled with lines of code, learning a system 10 lines at a time through a browser window in a disjointed way can be quite difficult.


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