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Re: [SLUG] Perl splitting help
- To: Rick Welykochy <rick@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Perl splitting help
- From: Jim Hague <jim.hague@xxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue Jul 25 00:52:36 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Organization: Insignia Solutions plc
On 24-Jul-2000 Rick Welykochy wrote:
> I guess an interesting counter question (from which you would
> learn even more) is this: Why is Visual Basic such an awful
> language and why do language gurus laugh when you say you've
> written such and such in it? I know this is *not* applicable to
> SLUG, since the VB virus has not infected Linux - nor is it ever likely
> too - we hope and pray! ... but it is an interesting computer
> language phenomenon or abberation.
"13 ways to loathe VB..."
In the subject of VB, you may also find
BTW, this is the same Verity Stob who in Nov 1996 predicted:
2001 All flavours of UNIX finally converge; on the Linux standard.
I suspect Nostradamus would be green with envy at such predictive powers.
Jim Hague - jim.hague@xxxxxxxxxxxx (Work), jim@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Play)
Never trust a computer you can't lift.