C++ bad-mouthing (was: Why learn Python ??)

Cameron Laird claird at lairds.com
Mon Jan 12 22:33:44 CET 2004


In article <7xisjh1e3i.fsf at ruckus.brouhaha.com>,
Paul Rubin  <http://phr.cx@NOSPAM.invalid> wrote:
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>I'd say don't bother with C++ unless you're working on a big
>multi-person project.  Its design will make no sense to you unless
>you've faced the problems that come up in those projects.  Otherwise
>it's a big mess.
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And if you *are* working on a big multi-person project, and you
choose C++, you're likely to end up with ... a big mess.

I get to say so.  I'm fond of C++, and have seen plenty of pro-
jects which rely on it.  I've also seen the teams assigned to
such projects ...
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Cameron Laird <claird at phaseit.net>
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