chromatic chromatic at
Sat May 12 03:23:55 BST 2007

On Friday 11 May 2007 18:49:19 Matt S Trout wrote:

> On Fri, May 11, 2007 at 11:36:05AM -0700, chromatic wrote:

> > On Friday 11 May 2007 08:58:51 Peter Corlett wrote:

> > > Sure C has objects. They're just called structs, that's all.

> > Sure C has types.  They're just the number of bits you can read or write
> > before crashing, that's all.

> Orthogonal.

> If you're going to strawman at least pick one that isn't already on fire :)

If you're going to strawman a strawman, go for something like "Sure C is 
basically assembly language in the same way that a fax machine is basically a 
waffle iron with a phone in."

-- c

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