[texhax] Defining a command which runs differently based ion input argument
Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd)
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Thu Dec 30 14:11:40 CET 2010
Uwe Lueck wrote:
>> And as I can confidently state from a near lifetime's
>> experience, "tayloring" syntax is at the very heart
>> of creative programming.
>> Philip TAYLOR
> Active characters also allow tailoring syntax,
> while this doesn't look impressive to me.
> It may still be sufficient for many purposes,
> but I wonder if you, Phil, agree that it
> suffices for creative programming.
Sorry, Uwe, although there was an element of seriousness
in my response, the greater part was pure seasonal frivolity :
you wrote of "TAYLORing syntax", and I responded as someone
(Philip TAYLOR) who has done that for all of his professional life :-)
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