[E-Lang] Syntax change: reducing side-effects

zooko@mad-scientist.com zooko@mad-scientist.com
Mon, 12 Feb 2001 09:48:44 -0800


following-up to myself:

 I wrote:

> To me the important feature of DBC is that the class's interface, as
> perceived by the programmers that invoke it or that edit its source
> code, is more richly expressed.


I should have mentioned that E's guards appear to contribute very
nicely to this goal.


Sorry I didn't talk about guards in the first place -- I'm leaving
tomorrow for the p2p conference so I'm very busy!


Regards,

Zooko