David Ross <drossruby / yahoo.com> writes:

> Yes, that is the 20 million story. I smile at that one
> still. Someone please fwap() me if I ever make a
> release with a bug like that :)
> 
> It is equally important in any language that mistakes
> are not made like this. They are very dangerous. I am
> curious on the print functions in Ruby as to if the
> ones that are unsafe to use in certain applicatoins
> are equally unsafe in Ruby. Of course gets() is
> unsafe, it is in every language.

Huh?  Why?