Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 26th Feb 2010 12:22 UTC, submitted by kragil
Gnome GNOME hacker Seth Nickell has written a lengthy PDF and accompanying blog post with a number of very interesting ideas for GNOME 3.0. I pondered putting this up on the front page, but since that usually only attracts the "It's not what I'm used to so it sucks"-crowd, I decided to put it up here. Be sure to read the blog post, the PDF, and the comments on the blog post to get the entire picture.
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It is how KDE do, and it work quite well. MOC are not perfect, but they give some muscle to C++, bringing it closer to C# and Java#. I don't think you will change your mind unless Gnome devs admit their way is a not go, but that may never happen. Vala was some kind of attempt to solve those problems, but if it is not part of Gnome3/GTK3 default, then it may never bubble up as a viable alternative to C. And while we talk about dirty hack in both Qt and Gnome, I think the Gnome implementation of Objects in a non-object language is much worst than MOC-files.

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