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Re: COAS white paper draft

>>"Kai" == Kai Henningsen <kaih@khms.westfalen.de> writes:

Kai> bruce@pixar.com (Bruce Perens) wrote on 29.10.97 in
Kai> <[🔎] m0xQTJZ-00IdTUC@golem.pixar.com>:
>> Someone there asked about Perl, and the answer was that they
>> considered Python to be a more maintainable alternative. I must
>> admit to sharing their feelings on perl.

Kai> <mode=language-holy-war>
Kai> AFAIK Python is a language where the amount of white space makes
Kai> a difference, even more so than in Fortran.

Kai> Personally, I consider such a language completely
Kai> unmaintainable. Perl has many style bugs, but nothing as bad as
Kai> that.

<aol mode>
	Me too
</aol mode>

Kai> </mode>

Kai> Anyway, as long as *I* don't have to maintain it ... :-)

	Unfortunately, I think You shall have to provide CLAMS for
 your package. This is going to take a while.

 A column about errors will contain errors.  -- Bill Gold
Manoj Srivastava  <srivasta@acm.org> <http://www.datasync.com/%7Esrivasta/>
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