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It's a mistake to ignore the customer
Posted Dec 13, 2012 11:39 UTC (Thu) by dakas (guest, #88146)
The solution to that isn't dumbing down the language but firing people who don't have half a clue.
Posted Dec 13, 2012 11:55 UTC (Thu) by mpr22 (subscriber, #60784)
Posted Dec 13, 2012 17:26 UTC (Thu) by HelloWorld (guest, #56129)
> Using infix in Scheme is like Yodish Pidgin English. Sort of defeats the original purpose of human and computer sharing a language for talking about code rather than humans expressing themselves to one another.
No, it doesn't. What makes Lisp Lisp is the ability to easily represent a program in the language's primary data structure and manipulate it. Infix syntax doesn't change that, it just makes things more readable. Again, you were told this multiple times, so I don't even know why I repeat it again. It's really a waste of time to argue with a stick-in-the-mud like you.
Posted Dec 13, 2012 18:38 UTC (Thu) by viro (subscriber, #7872)
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