Re: OT: Why is C so popular?
> On Wed, Aug 27, 2003 at 07:58:01PM -0700, Steve Lamb wrote:
>> On Wed, 27 Aug 2003 21:53:26 -0500
>> Ron Johnson <email@example.com> wrote:
>> > Seriously, though, OO languages, being born of academia, were designed
>> > *not* to be quick-'n-dirty languages. They were designed with
>> > large projects in mind (the whole Software Design Life Cycle bit).
SDLC! What a joke!!!!!
I've never seen a large project managed in any Corporation that didn't
The notion that software development is more Organic is closer to the
truth. Even with the best planning, you typically will run software
development along the path of:
Rewrite from scratch and have something that works.
Modify from there as needed to evolve with the understanding of and needs
of the applications 'itch'.
That's an evolutionary process.