Crazy to think he’s been writing for 47 years now. His writing and his interviews helped shape how I approached and thought about tech/startups from an early stage.
I’m happy with this direction and the React team’s efforts to bring down the size of the library. I can’t recall the last time I’ve used
React.createClass over ES6 classes. I will however be including the new
PropTypes package throughout my projects, I find that feature useful when it yells at me.
This whole thing is a mess and a lot to digest. Buytaert argues that when private views become public, they must consider the disruptive impact for the project. My own very basic thoughts can be summed up as: If a person’s private views don’t negatively effect the progress of a project and/or the person does not act based on those beliefs when working with the community, then leave it alone.