[rescue] Mozilla Firefox

Joshua Boyd jdboyd at jdboyd.net
Thu Apr 22 13:02:45 CDT 2004

On Thu, Apr 22, 2004 at 01:21:33PM -0400, Dave McGuire wrote:

>   Sometimes other concerns may dictate the need for a rapid-development 
> language like Java, but those concerns are usually nontechnical in 
> nature.  In an ideal situation, however, I agree with your statement.  
> People who can't manage their own memory or handle pointers simply 
> shouldn't be trying to program computers.

There is a difference between can't and don't want to.  I certainly can
manage my own memory, but I don't particularly care to do it more than
nescesary.  Some of us also somewhat like dynamic typing (and obviously
other venehmently detest it).

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