William Morgan <wmorgan-ruby-talk / masanjin.net> wrote:
> Excerpts from Robert Klemme's mail of 25 Sep 2005 (CDT):
>> And C doesn't rot your brain?  C'mon...
>
> This has already reached the point of religious debate, but...

No religious debate intended. :-)

> no, I
> don't think it does. At least, in my experience, writing C code may
> be irritating because you have to keep track of all the details like
> who frees strings and whatnot, but it doesn't actively encourage
> cutting and pasting like Java does.
>
> Like I said, just my experience.

Well, I can only speak for me and I don't feel encouraged to copy and paste 
a lot in Java.  Why do you think this is?

Kind regards

    robert