Eclipse is very nice, but :(...

Michael Halcrow mike at halcrow.us
Wed Jun 21 08:29:31 MDT 2006


On Wed, Jun 21, 2006 at 10:10:11AM -0400, dave at thesmithfam.org wrote:
> The Linux kernel code base doesn't have inner clases.

Well, then that explains its wild success. ;-)

> When your function *starts* at the two-tab indentation level

...your language is fundamentally broken to begin with.

Whitespace is a wonderful metric by which to measure the quality of a
language. That is one of the reasons why Python is not too shabby.

Who woulda thunk this would somehow turn into a language war? :-)

Mike
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