29 Dec 2006 22:59:37 -0500

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From: | haberg@math.su.se (Hans Aberg) |

Newsgroups: | comp.compilers |

Date: | 29 Dec 2006 22:59:37 -0500 |

Organization: | Mathematics |

References: | 06-12-108 |

Keywords: | design |

Posted-Date: | 29 Dec 2006 22:59:37 EST |

Chris F Clark <cfc@shell01.TheWorld.com> wrote:

*> The question is, will this reversing of the precedence of and and or*

*> be a bad interface idea?*

It will be no worse than interchanging the meaning of 'true' and 'false',

or '0' and '1', or 'US' and 'China'. That is, almost every user will do it

wrong, even if they try hard to do it right. :-)

--

Hans Aberg

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