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Refactoring can go as far as renaming Object. At this time a tool like this only exists on Smalltalk platforms. However, there was discussion of a port to Java, although I can imagine that would be difficult because of the non-reflective nature of Java. Nevertheless, the concepts shown were very interesting and inspirational. Product Success Net Speed This was a moderated discussion about project development experiences in large organizations deploying software quickly.
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