[self-interest] Self in the news!

Jecel Assumpcao Jr jecel at merlintec.com
Tue Jul 27 18:31:32 UTC 2004

On Tuesday 27 July 2004 14:41, Ian Woollard wrote:
> Hotspot designer Bak was quoted as saying:
> /"You have to make them simpler," he told us. "Which was not the case
> with Self; it was a fairly big system."/
> Not exactly a glowing testimony- but then again he is working on
> embedded, small, systems, so I can kind of see his point; from that
> angle.

It is great that his system runs in 128KB, but to program you need 
Eclipse which all by itself is a few times larger than Self...

Besides, if you compare Self 2.0 with 4.x then you can see that it was a 
case of making them simpler, even if not as radically as Lars is doing 

-- Jecel

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