There's an old story about the person who wished his computer was as easy to use as his telephone. That wish has come true, since I no longer know how to use my telephone.
Quote by Bjarne Stroustrup
Clearly, I reject the view that there is one way that is right for everyone...
However, when Java is promoted as the sole programming language, its flaws and limitations become...
It is easy to study the rules of overloading and of templates without noticing that...
After all, C++ isn't a perfect match for Java's design aims either.
Certainly not every good program is object-oriented, and not every object-oriented program is good.
Thus, the standard library will serve as both a tool and as a teacher.
The standard library saves programmers from having to reinvent the wheel.
People who passionately want to believe that the world is basically simple react to this...
Defining OO as based on the use of class hierarchies and virtual functions is also...
This evolution may compromise Java's claim of being simpler than C++, but my guess is...
There's an old story about the person who wished his computer was as easy to...
With the increasing importance of standards for system-level objects such as COM and CORBA, it...
Personally, I look forward to better tools for analyzing C++ source code.
My list of basic tools is a partial answer to the question about what has...
I would encourage nonproprietary standards for tools and libraries.
I find languages that support just one programming paradigm constraining.
First, I'd like to see the basic tools such as compilers, debuggers, profilers, database interfaces,...