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Re: If I were Microsoft's Marketing God
Author: Fredrik Lundh Posted: 9/19/1999; 10:27:54 AM Topic: If I were Microsoft's Marketing God Msg #: 11266 (In response to 11265) Prev/Next: 11265 / 11267
Explain how every time there's a speed increase, scripting becomes a more attractive way to go.
Back in 1996, Guido van Rossum put it this way:
"With ever-increasing hardware speed, the accumulated running time of a program during its lifetime is often negligeable compared to the programmer time needed to write and debug it."
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- Re: If I were Microsoft's Marketing God, Dave Winer, 9/19/1999; 10:39:13 AM
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