[UPHPU] Article 3 posted

dataw0lf digitalsuicide at gmail.com
Wed Jun 29 07:44:34 MDT 2005

> I don't know that any PHP programmers don't understand functional 
> programming. That is what you learn first when you learn PHP, and sometimes 
> the only thing you learn.

Um, sure they don't.  See your below response.  Functional programming
can be applied in the same way (or in different ways, and still be just
as effective).

Perhaps I should say OOP programmers don't understand functional
programming often ?

>  Perhaps that is true. But for me, all I do is web applications. I feel that 
> any larger scale application can be built to be more maintainable and more 
> extendable using OOP. Also, although it may take more code and slightly more 
> time to write a part of that application, it saves a tremendous amount of 
> time over the whole development life of the application (not to mention the 
> post development life) becuase it becomes so much easier to work with. For 
> all that I do, there is not much that should be procedural.


Joshua Simpson -- dataw0lf.org
Lead Network Administrator/Engineer Aero-Graphics Inc.
jsimpson at aero-graphics.com

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