I want to learn a new language...

Hans Fugal hans at fugal.net
Wed Feb 14 16:42:40 MST 2007


On Wed, 14 Feb 2007 at 16:28 -0700, Daniel C. wrote:
> On 2/14/07, Hans Fugal <hans at fugal.net> wrote:
> >> Maybe ruby is like
> >> IPv6, it's the next big thing but we're spending too much keeping the
> >> older stuff working (and making it work better) to give it a decent
> >> chance.
> >
> >No, that's LISP!
> 
> Wait, is Lisp the old one that we're wasting resources on, or the next big 
> one?

The next big one that is "obviously superior", has been around for ages,
and yet is still not yet adopted.

-- 
Hans Fugal ; http://hans.fugal.net
 
There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the 
right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.
    -- Johann Sebastian Bach
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