Linked by Owen Anderson on Mon 19th Apr 2004 05:43 UTC
General Development For years the development scene has been dominated by the C family of languages, primarily C itself and its immediate successor C++. Recent years have given rise to other C-descendents, however, such as Sun's Java and Microsoft's C#.
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Re: In the beginning, there was BCPL...
by Lennart Fridén on Mon 19th Apr 2004 15:34 UTC

"Any self-respecting successor-wannabe to C++ would be named 'L', since 'C'++ is 'P' already... (if you ignore the const-ness of 'C'... ;-) )"

Funny you should mention 'L'. :-D