age of Python programmers

Aahz aahz at
Thu Sep 2 22:05:04 CEST 2004

In article <mailman.2753.1094102613.5135.python-list at>,
Andrew Durdin  <adurdin at> wrote:
>There seem to be a lot of Pythoneers who started with BASIC -- I guess
>that's what came with most "home computers" in those days. I started
>at 8 with BASIC on an Amstrad CPC6128 (though I played games more than
>I wrote programs :).

Except that I started with BASIC on an HP1000.
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