learning C

Werner Schiendl ws-news at gmx.at
Fri Mar 9 11:41:07 CET 2001


ROTFL

This one I like too... :-)

regards
werner

Gregory Jorgensen <gregj at pobox.com> wrote in message
news:kh%p6.1339$54.1462 at www.newsranger.com...
> Stroustrup himself said it best: "C makes it easy to shoot yourself in the
foot;
> C++ makes it harder, but when you do it blows your whole leg off."
>
> http://www.research.att.com/~bs/bs_faq.html#really-say-that
>
>
> In article <mailman.984107772.3536.python-list at python.org>, D-Man says...
> >
> >On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 01:30:26PM +1300, Greg Ewing wrote:
> >| Werner Schiendl wrote:
> >| >
> >| > The fine thing is: C++ still HAS the scalpel, so what?
> >|
> >| C++ is a Swiss army knife with both scissors and scalpel,
> >| and a nasty tendency for the scalpel to shoot out and
> >| stick you in the palm when all you were trying to do
> >| was use the scissors...
> >|
> >
> >Nice.  I like this description.
> >
> >yet-not-joining-the-war-ly y'rs  -D
> >
> >
>
> Greg Jorgensen
> Deschooling Society
> Portland, Oregon, USA
> gregj at pobox.com





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