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«"Five to one against and falling..." she said, "four to one against and falling...three to one...two...one...probability factor of one to one...we have normality, I repeat we have normality." She turned her microphone off — then turned it back on, with a slight smile and continued: "Anything you still can’t cope with is therefore your own problem."»

“[…] If I revisited that decision today, I might even go so far as to remove single inheritance as well. Inheritance just isn’t all that important. Encapsulation is OOP’s lasting contribution.” — Brad Cox was asked, why Objective-C doesn’t have multiple inheritance.(Masterminds of Programming: Conversations with the Creators of Major Programming Languages, p. 259)

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comment Some advice in open sourcing objective-c code?
Without the licensing it should be ok, and questions about licenses will always be to broad/off-topic at stackoverflow.
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@awfullyjohn I think, 0x8badf00d is referring to the licensing. This cannot only fill a complete book, but make the living of many lawyers.
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@Randall Schulz: U got me ;) I always mix up the term sex and gender...
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@Frank Shearer: time to learn smalltalk!
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