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Re: •Re: Learning OOP

by steves (Curate)
on Jun 23, 2003 at 04:01 UTC ( #268043=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to •Re: Learning OOP
in thread Learning OOP

Speaking of Squeak, who can answer a question for me: Alan Kay is on the Squeak team. I know there was an Alan Kay involved with the development of Smalltalk at Xerox PARC. But there was also a Kay involved with developing an early PC named the Kaypro, which happens to be the first computer I owned. I've seen people attribute both to Alan Kay; others say there were two different Alan Kay's; and still others say that Kaypro was founded by Andrew -- not Alan -- Kay. I know I'm now OT but I've always wondered about that. I still have that CP/M based Kaypro. 1 experience point promised to anyone who knows the real story!

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Re: Re: •Re: Learning OOP
by Anonymous Monk on Jun 23, 2003 at 04:19 UTC


    1. Andy Kay - kaypro
    2. Alan Kay - smalltalk

    I'll collect the experience point later ;-)

Re: Re: •Re: Learning OOP
by fglock (Vicar) on Jun 23, 2003 at 04:30 UTC

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