Dar Scott dsc at
Tue May 6 13:10:55 EDT 2014

By the way, everybody, I am very mostly convinced.

The real problem with this:

   if the highlight of button “Fast Mode” then …

Is that it introduces too many concepts:

1  A checkbox is a button.
2  Values can be true or false.
3  You can access properties in a script.
4  The highlight of a button is …

So, the problem was really me.


On May 6, 2014, at 9:37 AM, J. Landman Gay <jacque at> wrote:

> One reason to use "part" is because it's already in the language as a synonym for control.  
> On May 6, 2014 6:06:05 AM CDT, Richmond <richmondmathewson at> wrote:
>> So; why not stick with OBJECT ?
>> This is certainly better than CONTROL as not all objects contain
>> scripts 
>> to control other things
>> or precipitate action. And, better than PART as that implies the OBJECT
>> is somehow a dependent
>> component of a greater something, and it may not be.
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