From: John Max Skaller (skaller_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-05-20 04:41:15
Rainer Deyke wrote:
> > It's not the
> > language or the library that is complex, it's the problem they try to
> > solve.
> I'll have to disagree here. The C++ language is extremely complex, and the
> complexity of Boost is a direct result of that. Other languages (I'm
> thinking specifically of Python here) manage to be about as powerful and
> flexible as C++ while being a lot less complex.
> The big advantage of C++
> over these other languages is that with current compiler technology, C++ is
> a lot faster.
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