[UPHPU] Re: PHP Framework Project Launch

Tyler Gee geekout at gmail.com
Thu Jun 2 11:57:56 MDT 2005

On 6/2/05, Mac Newbold <mac at macnewbold.com> wrote:
> Today at 10:59am, Tyler Gee said:
> > You know, I hate to be another person who wasn't at the meeting and is
> > now voting, but I would be more in favor of php5 as well.
> >
> > I usually lean toward OOP when I can, is there any reason we are not
> > making it OOP?  I suppose I am a student of the "do everything OOP
> > when you can" model.
> IMO, web pages and HTML and HTTP are not object-oriented things by nature,
> but are much more procedural than object-based. So I've always had a much
> easier time fitting them into a more procedural model than an object
> oriented one. And I suppose I am a student of the "do something OOP when
> it makes sense" model. Maybe I'm just always going to be in the opposite
> camp of the hard-core OOP-ers, and will just have to chalk it up to
> irreconcilable differences. Again, if I'm in the minority here, I'll take
> three steps back and not try to push so hard for seeing it done the way I
> think is best.

I'm definitely not die hard and definitely do procedural most of the
time but I just thought this application seems to lend itself to OOP. 
However, I can also go either way with no preferences one way or the

> Mac
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