RE: Gutter language
alley is better than "column-gutter" or some other difficult to
remember, syntaxy thing that will annoy those people who aren't nerds.
i'm not saying it bothers me.... im the type who speaks c++ first,
englist second. nevertheless, in developing a high level language for
financial calculations...i found that my best bet was to use words that
had a visual picture (alley) rather than a semantic description
>From: David Perrell[SMTP:email@example.com]
>Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 1996 1:38 PM
>To: Erik Aronesty
>Subject: RE: Gutter language
>> so where do i vote?
>For now, any *public* feedback would be welcome. I was intending to
>propose the new name to Adobe and Corel, with specific changes in
>program menus and manuals.
>BTW, did you read about this on a message posted to firstname.lastname@example.org or
>to email@example.com? I mailed a couple of messages to firstname.lastname@example.org
>and they don't seem to have gotten posted, or at least they didn't come
>back in any Digest..