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Re: [vox] Why C?
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Re: [vox] Why C?

> Matt,
> Okay, I don't want to get into a flame war, either. I've heard a lot of
> bagging on C++, but really, it is an excellent language to learn. It has
> its problems (as Micah has so elloquenly pointed out), but I believe that
> it is a better place to start than with plain C. There are a lot of heavy
> hitters in the industry who would back me up that assertion, Bjarne
> Stroustrup being one of them (see 
> http://www.research.att.com/~bs/new_learning.pdf).

Bjorne would be a tad biased wouldnt he ;)

That would be roughly akin to asking James Goslings opinion....you know
its going to be Java.


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