[rescue] Mozilla Firefox
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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