is laziness a programer's virtue?

Jim Ford jaford at
Sun Apr 15 22:17:15 CEST 2007

Xah Lee wrote:
> Laziness, Perl, and Larry Wall
> Xah Lee, 20021124
> In the unix community there's quite a large confusion and wishful
> thinking about the word laziness. In this post, i'd like to make some
> clarifications.

Years ago I used to work with someone who used to say 'I'm a lazy person 
- I like to do things the easy way!'. I guess this is what Larry Wall means.

Jim Ford

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