[cap-talk] Impossibility vs infeasibility (was: Confused Deputy
& Paradigm Regained homework at MIT)
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Mon Nov 29 21:04:53 EST 2004
On Tue, 30 Nov 2004, David Hopwood wrote:
> Ka-Ping Yee wrote:
> > Mark's illustration of the
> > impossibility of a safe observer pattern in Java is straightforward and
> > devastating.)
> Careful about calling things impossible.
Yes, well taken. I hereby retract "impossibility" and replace it with,
say, "absurdly extreme difficulty".
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