[linux-elitists] Harmful things according to google.

Modus Operandi modus@as220.org
Fri Jan 10 11:08:47 PST 2003


Alan DuBoff <aland@SoftOrchestra.com> looked into the void, and said:

> OTOH, when goto is abused, it can be ugly, and often it can present more of a 
> maintenance nightmare than improper usage since programming is really a 
> matter of taste and preference as there is almost always more than one way to 
> code something.

  "It is practically impossible to teach good programming style
  to students that have had prior exposure to BASIC; as
  potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope
  of regeneration."
  			-- Edsger Wybe Dijkstra

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