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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
From: Geoff Bull <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 1998 22:12:39 +1100
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Samuel Mize <[log in to unmask]> writes:

> Ada's tagged types provide (in my opinion) excellent facilities for
> object-oriented programming.  However, some people find it disturbing
> that Ada doesn't provide a "class" wrapper to encapsulate an object's
> data type and operations.

That is why we have Java, Smalltalk, C++, ...
For all those disturbed people who never bothered to take  the time
to look at the advantages of Ada.