Re: backup archive format saved to disk
Ron Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> After a while, the exceptions and exceptions to exceptions etc etc
> make the sub-classing inheritance trees really ugly and impossible
> to debug.
> Or maybe I just work in a messy industry...
Probably. OOP is not a magic bullet, and bad programmers will still
produce bad programs (and classes and libraries and ...).
However OOP does offer a genuinely useful tool.
`...the Soviet Union was sliding in to an economic collapse so comprehensive
that in the end its factories produced not goods but bads: finished products
less valuable than the raw materials they were made from.' [The Economist]