[self-interest] Re: An OO history

Samantha Atkins samantha at objectent.com
Sat Apr 14 07:18:10 UTC 2001

Steve Dekorte wrote:
> Interesting, what's the smallest Self could be squeezed into and still
> be useful?
> Would a 100K version be possible than ran as fast as other scripting
> languages like Python? The Ruby scripting language has become very
> popular as a web scripting language despite the fact that it uses a
> Smalltalk like syntax. Maybe Self could become a popular scripting
> language if it was less monolithic.

Ruby does not use a "Smalltalk-like syntax".   

- samantha

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