Posted Aug 2, 2012 22:54 UTC (Thu) by nix
In reply to: ACCESS_ONCE()
Parent article: ACCESS_ONCE()
But repeating stereotypes and anecdotal "evidence" about this or that group of people doesn't help us at all.
Quite. How dare Paul use self-deprecating humour on a mailing list! It should be forbidden in case it offends people too thick to recognise it as humour.
(Thanks, but no thanks. Humour is a balm, not a menace. And we do often have an evil gleam in our eyes when discussing optimizations, so it wasn't even untrue.)
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