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** Reply to message from Elliotte Rusty Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu> on Wed,
23 Oct 2002 11:27:55 -0400

> >Ideally, of course, one would have a language where foo.bar = baz is just a
> >shorthand for foo.setBar (baz) and foo.bar is short for foo.getBar (), like
> >my beloved Dylan, since then you can declare fields public or public-read
> >private-write as you see fit and still add behaviour later. Or remove the
> >actual field storage altogether and replace it with a computation.
> >
> Sounds like Eiffel to me. :-)

Sounds like C# to me.

Anthony B. Coates, Information & Software Architect
MDDL Editor (Market Data Definition Language)


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