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The Java programmer: half a Lisp hacker is better than none

And you're right: we were not out to win over the Lisp programmers; we were after the C++ programmers. We managed to drag a lot of them about halfway to Lisp. Aren't you happy? - Guy Steele
[via Ted Leung]

[julian lourau - lonely night]


March 17, 2004 07:26 PM

Comments

Jon Hanna
(March 18, 2004 01:29 PM #)

"Halfway" can mean falling between two stools.

James Strachan
(March 19, 2004 10:29 AM #)

BTW Bill, any chance you could enable a full RSS feed please?

http://radio.weblogs.com/0112098/2003/12/11.html#a429

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