01 Mar 2002 19:01:02 -0600
On Fri, 2002-03-01 at 18:05, Nick Drochak wrote:
> | I agree with the principle, but in practice, I have not run
> | into this kinds of bugs for a couple of years, partly because
> | Emacs takes care of this kind of problems.
> Agreed. However, not everyone is using Emacs.
To paraphrase, "Braces? We doan need no steenkin braces!"
Any production software house spends that extra unrenewable vertical
line for the maintainability it brings. But hackers have so little else
to brag about, that we code without that net just to impress the ladies.