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Blog Archive for rbair during January 2007

This is going to be a short one. To begin, be sure to read Remi Forax's blog about his refined property proposal. Read it? Good. I think Remi is really on the right track, and I can't wait to get the next build of his javac compiler to play with it. In the week or so since I last blogged on properties, I've had a chance to consider and reconsider a bunch of alternatives. I came up with the same...
Properties in Java? Awesome! As with any new language feature, there has been a lot of debate over whether this is an improvement to the language, or a detriment. And of course, every language-designer-wannabe (myself included!) is pounding the pulpit, declaring the One True Way to Property bliss. Well, sit back and enjoy as I pound the pulpit. Because seriously, I really do have the right...
I was just catching up with my emails, and all those blogs, and noticed that my friend Romain Guy tagged me. Now I gotta share 5 little know facts about myself. With no attempt at cleverness: I dated my wife for 6 weeks before we got engaged. 1 month later we were married. 1 month later we were expecting our first :-) I spent 2 years in Atlanta Georgia (and thereabouts) as a missionary,...