December 2002 comp.lang.* stats

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Sun Jan 26 02:42:02 CET 2003


"Aaron K. Johnson" wrote:

> Spam....hmmm.....don't know what kind of mechanism I could set up that
> would
> filter that easily, or without me blowing the script size to larger
> than I
> would want it to be....if you want to take over, I'd pass you the
> code!

Well, naturally.  I wasn't saying you should have taken spam into
account, but it is one of the many complicating factors that makes
turning the numbers you've collected into useful data that _measure_
something substantial about the language difficult.

-- 
 Erik Max Francis / max at alcyone.com / http://www.alcyone.com/max/
 __ San Jose, CA, USA / 37 20 N 121 53 W / &tSftDotIotE
/  \ Walk a mile in my shoes / And you'd be crazy too
\__/ Tupac Shakur
    Crank Dot Net / http://www.crank.net/
 Cranks, crackpots, kooks, & loons on the Net.




More information about the Python-list mailing list