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I work for MessageLabs [messagelabs.com] in Toronto, ON, Canada. I write spam filters, MTA software, high performance network software, string matching algorithms, and other cool stuff mostly in Perl and C.

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Tuesday July 09, 2002
07:02 AM

Oh dear

[ #6235 ]

I suppose it had to happen eventually: http://xplusplus.sourceforge.net/index.htm.

/me hands out cluebyfours

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  • And in so many ways. I can think of worse ways to structure code, but nobody writed befunge or Intercal for anything other than as a joke. This guys seems serious.
  • Sadly, it's not the first. I found XEPR [w3.org] a while ago. I haven't laughed so much in a long time...

    I think we covered it in the Instant Compilers talk as terrible. It's a bad tradeoff - you write the parser once, but you write the datasets for ever, so it makes sense to make the parser more complicated.