[self-interest] is Self too hard?

Jecel Assumpcao Jr jecel at merlintec.com
Wed Aug 15 00:26:22 UTC 2001


their text editor is probably a little more complex than the graphical 
editor we implemented, and they had the extra complications of multiple 

What was interesting about their experience is that they found the real 
problem with Self to be that it isn't really finished. The two trainees 
who worked for me ran across the same problem: I knew where the "edges" 
were and stayed away from them, enjoying Self for hours at a time with 
no crashes. They would typically cause a very hard to recover error 
every two or three things they did.

-- Jecel

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