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General Development "For years I've tried my damnedest to get away from C. Too simple, too many details to manage, too old and crufty, too low level. I've had intense and torrid love affairs with Java, C++, and Erlang. I've built things I'm proud of with all of them, and yet each has broken my heart. They've made promises they couldn't keep, created cultures that focus on the wrong things, and made devastating tradeoffs that eventually make you suffer painfully. And I keep crawling back to C."
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RE[2]: Sorry, C++ is a PITA.
by lucas_maximus on Fri 11th Jan 2013 13:28 UTC in reply to "RE: Sorry, C++ is a PITA."
lucas_maximus
Member since:
2009-08-18

It depends whether it has the word "Enterprise" attached to it.

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RE[3]: Sorry, C++ is a PITA.
by Soulbender on Sat 12th Jan 2013 01:46 in reply to "RE[2]: Sorry, C++ is a PITA."
Soulbender Member since:
2005-08-18

Ah yes, truer words has seldom been spoken. The magic word for immense Java suckiness: "Enterprise".
Heck, it carries the same magic in any programming language.

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RE[4]: Sorry, C++ is a PITA.
by moondevil on Sat 12th Jan 2013 17:10 in reply to "RE[3]: Sorry, C++ is a PITA."
moondevil Member since:
2005-07-08

Yes.

I have seen examples of J2EE in C, Perl, C++, Java, C#.

You just need to let a few enterprise architects free reign.

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