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From: David B. Held (dheld_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-06-05 20:01:30

"David Abrahams" <dave_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> [...]
> The big advantage that C++ has over other languages is the ability
> of metaprograms to use high-level domain knowledge to optimize
> arbitrary, *readable* calculations.
> [...]

Ok, I think that's a pretty good argument. Now we just have to
convince all the folks that worked on the original canonical libraries
to help us write decent C++ versions. ;)


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