Programming language failings [was Re: strangest systems I've sent email from]

Fred Cisin cisin at
Fri Apr 29 15:40:05 CDT 2016

On Fri, 29 Apr 2016, Eric Smith wrote:
> The problem is that C doesn't just allow you to do stupid things, it's
> actively encouraged. C doesn't just let you aim at your foot, it
> defaults to aiming at your foot.

I like the title that Holub chose for his book:
"Enough Rope To Shoot Yourself In The Foot"

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