-----Original Message----- From: Buck Calabro <email@example.com> To: JAVA400-L@midrange.com <JAVA400-L@midrange.com> Date: Monday, December 01, 1997 12:33 PM Subject: Re: What makes Java so special? <snip> >>I gotta be honest, I don't see what OO design in the client has to do with >>the server's interface. What if the server was written by a maniac and the >>interface is cumbersome and confusing? > >The client interface cannot exist without the server interface. (I can't write the >client to use data queues and the server to use ODBC and "parameter" >files...) What's the benefit of writing a great OO client and not writing an >equally great server interface? (The "what-if" is a bit farfetched...) Farfetched? Ha!! Have you looked at your Windows API recently. I would lay good money they were "written by a maniac and the interface is cumbersome and confusing" <BG> -Walden +--- | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! | To submit a new message, send your mail to "JAVA400-L@midrange.com". | To unsubscribe from this list send email to JAVA400-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: firstname.lastname@example.org +---
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