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From:
Chip Salzenberg
Date:
November 14, 2008 16:45
Subject:
Re: PATCH [perl #59342] chr(0400) =~ /\400/ fails for >= 400
Message ID:
20081115004326.GA5589@tytlal.topaz.cx
On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 05:19:43PM -0700, Tom Christiansen quoted the Camel:
>     It has been said(*) that programs that write programs 
>     are the happiest programs in the world.
> 	* By Andrew Hume, the famous Unix philosopher.

Programs that write programs may be happy ... but people who have to read
and, heaven forfend, _maintain_ programs written by programs are, without
doubt, the damned of Computania.
-- 
Chip Salzenberg <chip@pobox.com>

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