Pythons & Ladders

Jeff Schwab jeff at
Fri Feb 29 02:04:56 CET 2008

Marc 'BlackJack' Rintsch wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Feb 2008 10:34:45 -0800, Jeff Schwab wrote:
>>> Hey a flame bait.  I'll bite.
>> Excuse me?  Somebody posts about an introductory course on C++ covering 
>> "dynamic arrays using pointers" and literally says "kill me now," and 
>> I'm the flamer for asking him not to hold the language responsible for 
>> the bad course?
>>> This a bit of an overreaction unless you
>>> know what the course was about.
>> It's supposed to be about C++, according to the OP.
> Yeah, sorry I've read C.  Actually it's about a language called C
> ++ according to the OP.

No problem!  True that!

>>> To the OP: If you try C++, don't hold that crappy language against C#, D,
>>> or Java.  ;-)
>> What's the relevance of C#, D, or Java to the OP's post?
> The same as C++ to the OP's post if he would have talked about C.  :-)

Whew, everybody lives. :)

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