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Re: Aspect Oriented Programming in context of lightweight languages.

Steve Dekorte wrote:

> Does anyone else feel that aspects are a design pattern being marketed 
> as a new paradigm? Why has it gotten so much more attention than (IMO) 
> more important developments like prototypes? Is it a case of folks 
> saying "I don't get it, so it must be really clever"? :-)

I guess you are referring to delegation patterns. The main difference is 
that aspects can be attached to more than one object and/or class at the 
same time.


Pascal Costanza               University of Bonn
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