Alien whitespace eating nanovirus strikes again!

Christian Tismer tismer at appliedbiometrics.com
Thu Jun 3 20:01:26 CEST 1999


...

> Ditto about not being afraid of the indentation. I've been rabidly happy about
> using indentation properly ever since I moved up from a commodore vic-20: in the
> vic's BASIC, you typed a line number and then just typed until you had trouble
> reading the line - it would just wrap around the 20-character wide screen. Moving
> up to a DOS machine with MS QBasic, I was very releived to be allowed to indent my
> programs properly. But QBasic has crazy block open/closures: each type of
> statement is different!
...
> Wow, talking about old H/W makes me sound old - I'm only 19!

Are you sure? How did you get your hands at a VIC-20, then? :-))

ciao - chris     (do you want my AIM65 board with an 8 kb Forth?)

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