[fpc-devel] Re: [fpc-l] type discussion

Vinzent Hoefler JeLlyFish.software at gmx.net
Fri Jun 3 12:57:24 CEST 2005

On Friday 03 June 2005 10:47, Jamie McCracken wrote:

> It makes it more clear IMO not less. having all that interface code
> and having to jump between it and the implementation does not aid
> legibility.

It encourages reading code instead of interface specifications. Often 
there is a big discrepancy between what the code is supposed to do and 
what it really does. If a fellow programmer relies on the latter this 
is known to break sooner or later.

Of course, this implies that there *is* a specification.


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