[Numpy-discussion] global overloading of 1+1 -> MyClass(1, 1)

Scott Ransom sransom@nrao....
Mon Aug 18 19:26:48 CDT 2008


On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 01:57:20AM +0200, Andrew Dalke wrote:

> BTW, it's *fun* to modify an existing language and
> afterwards it you know a secret - that programming
> languages are just flimsy facades held together by
> a shared hallucination.  Like in a dream, change
> things too much or leave gaps and people notice the
> illogic, wake up, and look elsewhere for refuge from
> harsh digital machine reality.

That is the quote of the month for sure.

Scott

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