Stacks are the new frameworks

by brian d foy

When did "stacks" become the new buzzword? The big vendors at OSCON all seemed to have "stacks" that did things, even though they looked suspicously like "frameworks" (and probably just like whatever buzzword proceeded "frameworks").

3 Comments

merlyn
2005-08-10 15:16:13
So the next step...
is to have a framework for making stacks. And also to have stacks of frameworks.
roger69
2005-08-10 16:36:17
So the next step...
Or even better, to have a stack that makes frameworks that fit in your old stacks.
rjbs
2005-08-10 18:41:14
stacks of frameworks
How will this interoperate or compete with frameworks stored in registers?