[Chicago] Good readings on the history of computing

Carl Karsten carl at personnelware.com
Tue Sep 24 23:49:30 CEST 2013

On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 2:40 PM, Jason Wirth <wirth.jason at gmail.com> wrote:
> Python is a newer language

[citation needed]

It is over 20 years old.

granted pep 8:

But back to your question about why 79 chars, I think because many of
us (like me) use text based editors in text based environments like an
ssh shell that defaults to 80 chars.

and back on topic, you may like this

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HCwRGHj5jOE "26 years with Erlang or
How I got my grey hairs"

Carl K

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