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LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 13, 2013
A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
I'm not talking "new programmers" here, even the Grand Old Man of large-software projects, Brooks, clearly agrees that high-level languages do allow people to get more done with less hours spent.
It's not a new revelation either, the Mythical Man Month is over 20 years old.
Why learn C? (O'Reilly Radar)
Posted Jun 29, 2012 21:00 UTC (Fri) by PaulMcKenney (subscriber, #9624)
Posted Jun 29, 2012 23:02 UTC (Fri) by dgm (subscriber, #49227)
"C is a general purpose programming language which features economy of expression, modern flow control and data structures, and a rich set of operators. C is not a ``very high level'' language, nor a ``big'' one [...]"
Posted Jun 30, 2012 15:10 UTC (Sat) by engla (guest, #47454)
Posted Jul 2, 2012 0:24 UTC (Mon) by rodgerd (guest, #58896)
Posted Jul 4, 2012 12:25 UTC (Wed) by jwakely (subscriber, #60262)
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