Non-Programmers (was: Changing the Division Operator)

Mikael Olofsson mikael at
Thu Aug 2 10:23:44 CEST 2001

On 01-Aug-2001 Ville Vainio wrote:
 >  I think Perl people have used the term "accidental programmer" a while
 >  now (isn't it used in the Camel book?).

I would prefer the term "incidental programmers" proposed by Steve 
Holden. There are moments when I program, but these incidents are not
accidental. It's not like I'm playing around with my computer, and 
suddenly realize that I have been programming for a while.


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Date:    02-Aug-2001
Time:    10:19:20

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