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--- Avi Bryant <avi@beta4.com> wrote:
> Never mind that you *could* trivially set up, say, a
> Squeak image so that
> you could edit source in a file and run it from the
> shell - that would be
> completely missing the point, and you might as well
> be using Ruby.  

It's the perceived effort required to open an image. 
You have to wait for the image to load and mentally
switch from one environment to another.  That feels
like too much work for a simple script.  If you're
already in Emacs/whatever you just open another buffer
and start typing.


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