takes more time that implementation, as the Eclipse folks can tell you as
class program objects directly is arguable a more modern way of programming
than augment a quaint, 20th Century, 95 character ASCII
representation of a program. Our implementation relies on syntactic solutions
for specializers, but employed something of a hybrid approach for CLOS
“qualifiers” and Method Combination designation. (By hybrid, I mean we assembled
them programmatically, but hadn’t completed adding browser support, which
brings me back to my point about “tooling”)….