[OT] Re: Who modified my local variable?

Jonathan Ellis jonathan at carnageblender.com
Tue Jun 13 15:33:27 MDT 2006

On Tue, 13 Jun 2006 15:18:10 -0600, "Shane Hathaway"
<shane at hathawaymix.org> said:
> Jonathan Ellis wrote:
> > On Tue, 13 Jun 2006 16:38:14 -0400, dave at thesmithfam.org said:
> >> On Tue, 2006-06-13 at 12:47 -0700, Jonathan Ellis wrote:
> >>> Try to hire a C++ developer under 30 some time.
> >> My company employs hundreds of C++ developers. In Utah alone we hire a
> >> new C++ developer under 30 about every two months. Not sure what you're
> >> talking about here.
> > 
> > I would love to see some hard numbers on this for the job market as a
> > whole.  I strongly suspect that your company is an exception.
> Your company is an exception, too.  There isn't a large number of
> employers asking for Python skills.

I never claimed otherwise.

If you're just pointing out that there's nothing wrong with being an
exception, no argument there.

C++ is history repeated as tragedy. Java is history repeated as farce.  --Scott McKay

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