From: John Torjo (john.lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-18 04:43:24
> My main point was my disappointment at how the programming community seems
> to see that everything is OK. The newer programming languages Java, C#,
> VB, etc don't offer anything new in my opinion. I feel like I'm the only
> person seeing this. Its lonely - that's why I monitor this list.
They do offer something - astonignly fast compile times, compared to
C++. I know of a friend who developed a roughly 30000 lines project
which compiled in less than 1 second (while most of my projects take 2-3
minutes to compile, maybe even more -- and that is on a 2.8Ghz Intel
-- John Torjo, Contributing editor, C/C++ Users Journal -- "Win32 GUI Generics" -- generics & GUI do mix, after all -- http://www.torjo.com/win32gui/ -v1.6.3 (Resource Splitter) -- http://www.torjo.com/cb/ - Click, Build, Run!
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