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Re: backup archive format saved to disk

Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> 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]

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