How many of you are Extreme Programmers?
roy at panix.com
Sat Apr 19 03:30:31 CEST 2003
"Andrew Dalke" <adalke at mindspring.com> wrote:
> One thing to note, which Dijkstra didn't predict, is that I stopped
> using a 'traditional' BASIC back in '86, when I got a copy of
> QuickBasic for my birthday. No line numbers, real functions,
> better control structures, compiled code - while editing in the
> IDE, so the compile-link-run cycle is really fast.
I agree that all those things are good things, but by the time you've
made that many changes to the language, what's left that it can still
call itself BASIC?
More information about the Python-list