Does anyone else not find the fun in programming...?

Aahz aahz at
Sat Jan 17 17:00:26 CET 2004

In article <d232c5e.0401130823.27fd26ff at>,
Chris Lyon <chris.lyon at> wrote:
>I find python very effective as a language and can generally project
>most of my hazy thoughts into it. But FUN !!! This is work dammit,
>I have now ground my teeth down from the number of times I read that
>programming is fun. Football (association) is fun, walking along
>canals is fun, Arguing about quite how useless the British Government
>is fun but programming  ?

When I learned Python, I'd been programming for more than twenty years,
but I didn't call myself a programmer because I hated programming.  I
still don't think that programming is fun, but Python is enough fun for
me to call myself a programmer.
Aahz (aahz at           <*>

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