Non-Programmers (was: Changing the Division Operator)

Grant Edwards grante at visi.com
Wed Aug 1 17:13:54 CEST 2001


In article <yoxbsm0kn95.fsf at karhu.tp.spt.fi>, Ville Vainio wrote:
> markus at kepler.ibp.de writes:
> 
>> We obviously need a good name.
>
> I think Perl people have used the term "accidental programmer" a while
> now (isn't it used in the Camel book?).

I thought that was because if a Perl program worked, it was
purely by accident...

[At least that's the way it happens for me when I use Perl.]

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