hungarian notation is evil (was Re: Do I always have to write "self." ?)

Michael Hudson mwh21 at
Thu May 18 11:46:48 EDT 2000

Larry Smith <larry at> writes:

> Michael Hudson wrote:
> > I could cope with C++ if I was the only person on the earth allowed to
> > write in it, if you see what I mean.
> Well, I added _that_ little gem to my quotes file.  I know
> exactly what you mean, and I agree.  Except that _I_ should
> be the only person on earth allowed to write in it...  =)

As a compromise, shall we just agree that those who wrote MFC (and
ATL) should never have been told of its existence?


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