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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Absurd. There any _many_ ways a program can be thwarted into running attacked controlled code, improper bounds checking is just one of them.
C is a superb tool, just not for everything. It's a very powerful tool that requires skill and knowledge, but so do most computer languages (even Logo!).
And everything can be used in evil ways. Can you point out any (Turing-complete) language that is not capable of doing bad?
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